UK Economy

Deflation: UK prices are now falling, but is that a bad thing?

Wed 20 May, AT 12:52

It's official: Britain has slipped into deflation, with prices falling for the first time since the 1960s

The Mole

Inflation rises again: hiccup on the road to economic stability

Tue 20 May, AT 11:27
The Mole

Latest figures play into Ed Miliband's hands – though he appears out-of-touch with his own family finances

The Mole

UK growth up 0.8 per cent: is it good news for enough of us?

Tue 29 Apr, AT 10:29
The Mole

'Fairness' on the agenda as rising growth fails to bring 'feel good factor' to enough of the population

George Osborne

George Osborne's 'Madchester' hair steals speech spotlight

Tue 1 Oct, AT 11:45

Chancellor was expected to crow about economic recovery, but address far from 'sure-footed'

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Britain's recovery propped up by consumer spending

Fri 27 Sep, AT 11:59

UK economy grew 0.7% in the second quarter but lack of trade and investment growth cast shadow over data

More good news for UK economy as BCC sees growth

One-Minute Read
Fri 30 Aug, AT 11:56

British Chamber of Commerce says UK recovery is gaining momentum and predicts unemployment drop

GDP growth boost: is Britain's economic recovery finally on?

First Reaction
Fri 23 Aug, AT 14:10

Second quarter growth figure has been revised upwards by ONS - and it looks sustainable

Gherkin City of London

Britain's healing economy reaches 'escape velocity'

One-Minute Read
Wed 31 Jul, AT 11:20

Leading economists says UK's finances continue to improve and recovery is 'self-sustaining'

Royal baby 'will give economy a brief but positive boost'

One-Minute Read
Mon 22 Jul, AT 15:53

Centre for Retail Research is hoping for a £240m boost in consumer spending when baby arrives

UK economy 'on mend' at last as GDP boost forecast

One-Minute Read
Mon 22 Jul, AT 11:15

Hopes for a jump in growth for second quarter as five surveys provide positive outlook