23 October 2014 Last updated at 10:09

UK retail sales fall in SeptemberChristmas shoppers in London

UK retail sales fall 0.3% September, adding to signs that the economic recovery may be losing steam.


Pound coinsPublic borrowing rises in September

Government borrowing rises in September to £11.8bn, which will limit the government's options in the run-up to next year's election economists say.

Bank of EnglandKeep interest rates low, says Bank

Interest rates should remain low to avoid long-term economic stagnation, says the chief economist at the Bank of England.

Robert Peston, economics editor Article written by Robert Peston Robert Peston Economics editor

Froth gone from UK recovery

The UK recovery has past its peak, but growth remains better than major competitors

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