UK inflation rate rises to 3.3% in November
The UK Consumer Prices Index (CPI) annual inflation rate rose to 3.3% in November, up from 3.2% in October, official figures show.
It followed record price rises for the October to November period in food, clothing and furniture, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said.
CPI inflation remains well above the government target of 2%.
The BBC's chief economics correspondent Hugh Pym reports.
14 Dec 2010
- From the section Business