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Unemployment falls by 132,000 between April and June

Unemployment fell by 132,000 between April and June to 2.08 million, official figures showed today.

The Bank of England today also upgraded its growth forecast for the UK this year from 3.4% to 3.5% and for next year from 2.9% to 3%.

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PM hails fall in unemployment as 'very good news'

David Cameron hailed the latest employment figures as "very good news" as new figures showed unemployment had fallen by 132,000 between April and June.

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