Unemployment claimant count has fallen faster in 12 months to July than any 12 months since 1973.— David Gauke (@DavidGauke) August 13, 2014
Pay very weak - down 0.2% latest three months on year earlier - as expected. Test will be when bonus/50p tax distortion drops out.— David Smith (@dsmitheconomics) August 13, 2014
More people are working, but their incomes are being squeezed. The "good times" are but a faded memory!