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Fuel and mortgages push inflation down

The retail prices index rate of inflation dropped in November, new ONS figures show

18 December 2012

Largest inflation jump in two-and-a-half years

The Retail Prices Index measure of the rise in the cost of living rose to 3.2% in October from 2.6% in September

13 November 2012

UK escapes recession

The UK climbed out of the double-dip recession with a bang between July and September as the economy returned to growth

25 October 2012

Unemployment falls to lowest level since spring

Unemployment fell by 50,000 in the quarter to August, while employment also grew during this period

17 October 2012

Inflation fell in August despite fuel hikes

The retail prices index rate of inflation fell to 2.9% in August down from 3.2% in July, says the ONS

18 September 2012

Olympics lift for job market

The jobless total fell by 7,000 to 2.59 million in the quarter to July after a big jump in the number of people in work

12 September 2012

Recession less deep than feared, but economy still struggling

Britain's double-dip recession is not as bad as previously thought, revised figures show

24 August 2012

Jobless total lowest for a year

Unemployment has fallen after a big jump in the number of people in work

15 August 2012

Rail fares could rise by 11.2% as inflation figures revealed

Hard-hit rail commuters face further misery, as it's been revealed some season tickets could go up by 11.2% next year

14 August 2012

Economy shrinks by 0.7% pushing UK into deeper recession

Britain slumped to its longest double-dip recession in more than 50 years, after figures reveal the economy has shrunk

25 July 2012