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.
Very good news on employment: 2 million new private sector jobs since 2010, and a record fall in unemployment.
Youth unemployment has also fallen by 206,000 over past year - the largest drop since records began. Our long-term economic plan is working.
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