UK inflation fell to 1.9% last month

The UK’s inflation rate falls to 1.9% in January, the first time in more than four years that it has gone below the Bank of England’s 2% target.

Economy pick-up sees jobs ‘revival’

Competition for jobs has fallen this year amid an increase in vacancies, although a North-South divide persists, according to a new report. Jobs website Adzuna.co.uk said it was 200 times more difficult to find work in Salford than in Cambridge

UK economy ‘long way’ from normality

The economy is “a long way” from normality, the Bank of England’s Paul Fisher warns, a day after the Bank raised its economic growth forecast

Inflation falls to 2.2% in October

The UK’s inflation rate, as measured by the consumer prices index (CPI), fell to 2.2% in October from 2.7% the month before