Unemployment fell by 50,000 between June and August to 2.53 million. Official figures show employment has now reached a record high of almost 30 million.
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Robert Gropel asked his wife while he hiked to the peak after she became ill, not realising she had altitude sickness that would prove fatal
Severe weather warnings have been issued as up to 60mm of rain is set to fall within just a few hours in some parts.
Tuesday: A cloudy, cool and dull day with outbreaks of heavy rain becoming lighter and patchier.