Spalding jobless total falls by nearly 22 per cent

Big monthly fall in Spalding's jobless claimants.
Big monthly fall in Spalding's jobless claimants.

Spalding saw a near 22 per cent fall in the number of people out of work and claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance between April and May.

Latest figures show there were 492 claimants in May, down by 136 or 21.7 per cent on April.

The Lincolnshire claimants’ total dropped from 7,033 to 5,658 or 19.6 per cent.