The economy

Economy stagnates in Q4 2019

New figures reveal slowdown in services and manufacturing

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Warning bells as rental numbers plunge

Number of new rental properties falls.

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Main parties pledge February Budget

Fiscal event likely within 100 days of election.

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Christmas shoppers to spend £4.4bn with small retailers

93% feel it’s important to support local businesses in December.

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Conservatives promise to freeze main tax rates

Tories let no rabbits come out of the hat.

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UK avoids slipping into 2019 recession

ONS figures show GDP grew in Q3 2019.

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Over-50s fuel increase in freelancers

Redundancies are the driving force behind the shift.

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UK avoids recession, latest figures show

Growth in Q3 better than expected.

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Chancellor announces spending plans

Business groups call for more support.

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Carers’ allowance in line for reform

Select committee calls for Government action.

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