16 April 2014 Last updated at 04:39 ET

Weekly wages catch up with inflationcrowd of people

After nearly six years of falling real wages, weekly earnings have finally caught up with inflation, according to the Office for National Statistics.


boxes of rice'Shocking' rise in use of food banks

Hundreds of thousands more people are turning to food banks to stop themselves from going hungry, says charity the Trussell Trust.

House prices continue to accelerate

The rate at which UK house prices are rising has continued to increase, official figures show, with prices up 9.1% in the year to February.

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