Official unemployment is at 7.1% and rising. As of 12th May, that's 2.22 million people out of work.
I myself am about to be unemployed, and therefore the concern is: what to do when there's no work to be had and no money to spend?
Well, did I mention that Newcastle's just opened it's brand spanking new library?
Gosh it's lovely. That's me sorted until the revolution then.