Hospitality industry worst hit
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There were 819,000 fewer workers on UK company payrolls in November than at the start of the pandemic, official figures show.
Hospitality was the worst hit sector, accounting for a third of the job losses, followed by retail, according to the Office for National Statistics.
The unemployment rate rose to 4.9% in the three months to October, with the jobless total up to 1.7 million people.
Redundancies hit a record high over the period.