Jobs Minister in Newcastle as unemployment falls

The government's Employment Minister Esther McVey visits Newcastle as latest figures show employment in the North East fell to 9.3% over the three months to February 2014.

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Employment Minister in Newcastle for new jobs figures

Esther McVey is the government's Employment Minister

The Employment Minister Esther McVey will speak to young people in Newcastle later, as the latest jobs figures are announced. Last month, the figures showed an unemployment rate of 9.5% in the North East, the highest of any region in the UK.

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