27 January 2015 Last updated at 09:34

UK economic growth hits 2.6% in 2014Rolled up bank notes

The UK's economy grew by 2.6% last year, the fastest pace since 2007, but there was a slowdown in the last three months, figures from the Office for National Statistics show.


MoneyEU budget payment hit UK borrowing

UK government borrowing rose to £13.1bn in December, official figures show, largely as a result of a £2.9bn payment to the European Commission budget.

Further fall in UK unemployment

The number of people out of work in the UK fell by 58,000 to 1.91 million in the three months to November, official figures show.

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