Bank of England 'split over interest rates'
Another Bank of England policymaker has voted for an interest rate rise - suggesting rates could be raised sooner rather than later.
Spencer Dale has joined Andrew Sentance and Martin Weale in backing a rise, minutes of February's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting show.
The remaining six MPC members voted to keep rates at historic 0.5% lows.
Jeremy Cook is the chief economist at foreign exchange broker World First.