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UK unemployment fall 'very welcome news'

The new Employment Minister, Priti Patel, said the continued fall in UK unemployment was "very welcome news".

The number of people out of work in the January to March period fell to 1.83 million, down 35,000 from the previous quarter.

At the same time the total number in work rose to 31.1 million.

You can watch the full interview on the Victoria Derbyshire website.

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