Yorkshire and the Humber have worst record in latest unemployment figures

Yorkshire and the Humber have the worst record in the latest unemployment figures, as an extra 25-thousand people are out of work. Unemployment statistics for the last quarter, which is between April and June, show 266,000 are jobless in the region.

Compared to the rest of the country it shows the highest increase, at almost 10 percent. In seven out of the twelve regions in the UK unemployment is shown to have fallen.