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The UK economy suffered the biggest downturn in the G7 in 2020, shrinking 9.9% as COVID-19 hit hard


Bank of England downgrades UK growth forecast for 2021 after new lockdown - but holds interest rates as vaccine rollout picks up


UK unemployment hits highest level in 5 years, but government support limits pain during new COVID lockdowns



Cryptocurrency investors could 'lose all their money', UK regulator warns as Bitcoin price drops from all-time high


Goldman Sachs cuts UK GDP forecasts with lockdown, sees first double-dip recession since the 1970s


UK government unveils £4.6 billion in new lockdown stimulus for businesses hard-hit by COVID-19



Global stocks kick off 2021 with a vaccine-driven rally, while Bitcoin trades above $30,000 and gold gets a boost from the dollar


Global shares and the pound rally as the UK and EU hover on the cusp of a Brexit deal


Global shares rise, buoyed by relief after UK travel rules were eased, while Trump signals he may not sign off on $900 billion stimulus bill


Vulnerable Brits can now get Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine from their family doctor. Here's what you need to know — with photos from one of the first clinics to offer the shot


A no-deal Brexit could cause a 10% to 20% drop in UK bank stocks and a 6% to 10% decline for London's FTSE 250, Morgan Stanley says


A UK government unit is said to have demanded that the British flag be printed on Oxford vaccine doses



Photos show the true story behind Princess Diana's famous Australia tour featured on 'The Crown'


Megan Rapinoe called Alex Morgan's World Cup tea-sipping celebration 'f------ epic' because 'to tease the English is such a pleasure'


UK jobless rate rises to four-year high in 3rd quarter and layoffs hit record, as COVID-19 erodes the labour market


Global stocks rise after China data soothes some nerves a day before the US election, partly offsetting tighter lockdowns in Europe



UK retail sales rise at record pace in 3rd quarter, as Brits splash out on clothes, shoes and dining out


Barclays swings to profit with 3rd-quarter earnings, beating expectations as UK consumer business picks up


The biggest British business groups urge the UK and EU to reach a deal on post-Brexit trade


Pret A Manger's coffee subscription was inspired by fellow JAB Holding chain Panera