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Growth of UK economy at slowest rate for almost seven years, according to ONS figures

Official figures published by the Office for National Statistics show that the UK economy grew at its slowest annual rate for almost seven years during October.

Total household financial debt rises by £12 billion

According to a study from the Office for National Statistics, total household financial debt rose by 11 per cent between April 2016 and March 2018 compared to the previous two years.

Falling energy prices sees slowdown in UK inflation

UK inflation increased at its slowest rate in almost three years in October after the energy regulator lowered price caps, according to the Office for National Statistics.

Economy to become general election battleground in the wake of latest ONS figures

Official figures from the Office for National Statistics revealed that the UK has avoided a recession in 2019, but the door has opened for the economy to be a key battleground in December’s general election.

UK economic growth at slowest rate in almost ten years, ONS says

The Office for National Statistics has shown that the UK economy has slowed to its lowest rate of growth since the first three months of 2010.

Public spending to surpass 1970s levels after election

According to research conducted by the Resolution Foundation, public spending will increase to levels not seen since the 1970s regardless of who wins the upcoming election.

NIESR: New Brexit deal to lower GDP by 3.5 per cent over ten years

The new Withdrawal Agreement will see the UK GDP decrease by 3.5 per cent in a decade, according to a study compiled by the National Institute of Economic and Social Research into how Brexit will impact the economy.

Government borrowing rises by 20% over last six months

According to the Office for National Statistics, government borrowing has risen by 20 per cent during the first half of the financial year.

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