Many 'seeking part-time work' to boost incomes

Andy Fox is the General Manager at Cedar Tree Farm, a new restaurant opening in Cardiff.

He is looking to recruit 100 workers and says there was a 'fantastic response' from jobseekers at the jobs fair, particularly from people looking for extra work to boost their income.

"A lot of people come in looking for part-time work," he said. "Obviously people have other jobs; they want a bit of extra money."

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