Latest figures show unemployment has fallen in the North West more than any other part of the country.
The last three months has seen a 6% drop in people looking for work in the region.
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Downhill overnight but improving Sunday. Rain to start the day but soon drying up, bright and breezy later
Your northwest pollen forecast for Sunday, Monday and Tuesday
Dry and pleasantly warm. Rain overnight but clearing during Sunday to drier, brighter and fresher conditions