Number claiming benefits in East Lindsey falls for first time since October

The number of people claiming benefits in East Lindsey has fallen  for first time since October ANL-180425-134058001
The number of people claiming benefits in East Lindsey has fallen for first time since October ANL-180425-134058001

The number of people claiming out-of-work benefits in East Lindsey fell last month in line with seasonal trends.

This is according to the latest monthly figures from the Office for National Statistics, published last week.

March’s claimant count for the district was 1990, down from 2,075 in February.

It was the first time the tally has not gone up since October of last year.