While the overall number of people in work is now higher than in 2008, the composition of the workforce is very different.
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Celebrating today’s GDP figures as a victory for the chancellor would be a like praising the punctuality of the chauffeur who arrives at his destination three hours late.
UK GDP grew by 0.8 per cent in the second quarter of 2014, according to the latest quarterly national accounts from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Men living in the most deprived areas of the country will live almost 20 years less than those in the least deprived areas.
Now that coalition reforms are in place, we’re starting to see the true impact of government policy – and inequality is on the rise.
We are likely to see more migration from Bulgaria, Romania and Poland, but not the large numbers we saw in 2004 and certainly not the millions predicted by UKIP.