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Interest rates: What life was like when they were last cut

The Bank of England has cut interest rates from 0.5% to 0.25%, in response to economic uncertainty following the UK's Brexit vote in June.

BBC News looks back at what was happening in the UK when interest rates were last cut - seven years ago - on 5 March 2009.

Video journalist: Dougal Shaw

  • 04 Aug 2016
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