The UK's economic output contracted by 0.5pc in Q3 according to the ONS, the first quarterly decline recorded since 1992.
The data confirms that the UK is on the edge of recession (as defined by two successive quarters of negative growth). Richard Snook, senior economist at the cebr, said: "Examining the sectoral mix of...
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