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Damian welcomes latest employment numbers

The latest employment numbers from the Office for National Statistics show that the rate of unemployment remains at 4.3% - the lowest since 1975 - and the employment is now at 75.3%, which is a joint record high.

Commenting on the numbers, Damian said:

Unemployment rate ends 2017 at 40 year low

Today’s employment numbers from the Office for National Statistics show that the rate of unemployment remains at 4.3% - the lowest in 40 years. Damian welcomed the news, saying:

 

Celebrating Volunteering

Damian writes a regular column in the Petersfield Post, and this is the latest one, published today:

 

Damian welcomes the Autumn Budget statement

With announcements that will deliver a major house building programme, offer more help for small businesses and boost the income of working families, Damian welcomes the Autumn Budget statement.

Damian said:

UK Parliament Week

Damian was invited to join the Ropley Brownies, Wooteys Juniors Alton and 8th Alton Explorers for a Q&A session last week, organised as part of the national UK Parliament Week initiative.

Visit to Kidney Care UK

Damian paid a visit to Alton-based Kidney Care UK today, the UK's leading kidney patient support charity. They provide invaluable practical, financial and emotional support for kidney patients and their families right across the UK.

Unemployment remains at 40 year low

The latest employment numbers released by the Office for National Statistics show that the rate of unemployment remains at 4.3% - the lowest in 40 years.

Taste of Parliament event

Damian was delighted to host a 'Taste of Parliament' event this week for a group of 6th form students from Alton College, Bohunt School, Churcher's College, Bedales School and Alton School.