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Job figures: Civil servant's path to self-employment

There was an increase in the number of people who are employed and self-employed last month, as new figures show unemployment in Wales fell by 7,000 between June and August.

Compared to the same three-month period in 2011, 8,000 fewer people were out of work this year.

Economic correspondent Sarah Dickens spoke to Peter Harding, who left a well-paid job as a senior civil servant with the Welsh government to become self-employed.

Unemployment figure drops 7,000

  • 17 Oct 2012