August 2017

The UK population increases The Office for National Statistics revealed recently that the UK population is rising at its fastest rate for more than 70 years. At the end of June 2016 the population stood at 65.6 million people, which represented an increase of half a...

Commenting on the interest rate decision and inflation report by the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “The Bank of England’s decision to keep interest rates unchanged is unsurprising, and reflects the...