28 August 2014 Last updated at 08:02

UK growth forecast upgraded by BCCBrompton bicycle factory, London

The UK economy will grow faster than expected this year and next, according to business lobby group the British Chambers of Commerce.

PubUK service sector growth 'slows'

Service sector business growth slowed in the three months to August, a CBI survey indicates, although it says firms are planning "robust" investment.

Lewisham street marketRetail sales rise less than expected

UK retail sales rise by 2.6% in July, up just 0.1% from June, figures from Office for National Statistics show.

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