MP praises local businesses for job creation

Priti Patel, pictured with Witham mayor Corinne Thompson and Trade Minister Brandon Lewis during a recent visit to the town.

Priti Patel, pictured with Witham mayor Corinne Thompson and Trade Minister Brandon Lewis during a recent visit to the town.

First published in News

BUSINESSES in Witham have been praised for getting people into work.

The town’s MP Priti Patel highlighted a sharp fall in unemployment in her constituency during a debate in Parliament.

Ms Patel after her speech said: “Businesses in my constituency and throughout Essex have been brilliant at creating jobs, apprenticeships and training places.

“The unemployment rate is on a downward trend and I congratulate all those firms who are recruiting and taking on new staff.”

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11:08pm Thu 6 Feb 14

A Very Private Gentleman says...

yes it may well be and congrats to that

but here are other issues that Ms Patel needs to bat on and that may involve people loosing their jobs

who are down right b****y useless in public service.
yes it may well be and congrats to that but here are other issues that Ms Patel needs to bat on and that may involve people loosing their jobs who are down right b****y useless in public service. A Very Private Gentleman
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