George Osborne
09 Oct, 2012

UK needs to be ready to reverse current austerity tactics if economy remains weak, says Fund

Shuttered shops recession
28 Sep, 2012

Office for National Statistics says GDP contracted by 0.4 per cent - not 0.7 per cent as originally estimated

Alistair Darling
05 Sep, 2012

UK is 'clawing its way out of recession' with service sector growth

03 Sep, 2012

Cameron and Osborne hope relaxing planning laws will drag UK out of recession - but we've been here before

22 Aug, 2012

Chancellor urged by business leaders to move quickly as poll shows just 16% of voters trust him

16 Aug, 2012

Better sales figures for July, and an upward revision of June's figures, increase hopes of recovery

15 Aug, 2012

A study has found that the financial crisis reversed a downward trend in the number of suicides

25 Jul, 2012

Osborne blames GDP contraction on euro debt crisis, but one analyst believes EU's travails could save us

03 Jul, 2012

£1-an-item chain plans to open hundreds more stores as recession brings in middle-class customers

Imports exports containers docks
15 Jun, 2012

Export decline 'much worse than expected' as trade deficit hits highest level for seven years