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ONS: UK economy shrank 0.6% in Q4

The strength of Britain's economic recovery has been dealt a further blow as new figures show the decline in the last three months of last year, was worse than originally feared.

It was thought the economy had contracted by half a percentage point, but the revised figures show it fell even further by 0.6%.

Hugh Pym reports.

  • 25 Feb 2011