UK economy failed to grow over the August-October period, reports the Office for National Statistics in its latest growth report
- Latest: No growth in October
- Economy also stagnated over the last quarter
- Services growth slows; factories and construction contract
Today’s GDP report shows the UK economy failed to grow in August, September or October.
The government once boasted about creating a March of the Makers.
Today’s GDP report paints a different picture: output at UK manufacturers has been falling pretty steadily since the spring, as the boost from Brexit stockpiling has faded.