In the East Midlands, the total number of unemployed people from May to July was 193,000 people, with an unemployment rate of 8.3%.
In the West Midlands it was slightly higher, with 237,000 unemployed, and a rate of 8.8%.
As hundreds of people attend the first jobs fair in Worcestershire today, the latest unemployment figures have been released from the Office for National Statistics.
According to the figures, the number of people unemployed in Britain fell by 7,000 between May and July to 2.59 million people.
However, youth unemployment has increased by the same figure.
To read more on today's job figures head to ITV News.
Over 500 positions are being featured today from 35 different employers.
Hundreds are expected to attend the jobs fair organised by Worcestershire County Council today.
Worcestershire is hosting its largest ever jobs fair today.
Organised by Worcestershire County Council, it will feature more than 500 jobs from over 30 different employers.
Britain's latest unemployment figures are to be released later today.