UK jobs growth slows amid Brexit uncertainty

Rise of 32,000 in three months to April was weakest since August

Jobs growth in the British economy has cooled after months of employers appearing to shrug off Brexit concerns.

Employment in Britain increased by 32,000 to reach a record high of 32.75 million in the three months to April, according to the Office for National Statistics, fuelled by a rise in the numbers of self-employed people and women entering the workforce.

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