Inflation

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Bill for family days out at some UK attractions ‘almost doubles’
From Carlisle Castle to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, study highlights hefty rises since 2016

Miles Brignall

16, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Wait and see before hiking interest rates, Bank of England rate-setters say
Catherine Mann and Silvana Tenreyro speak out against early rate rise amid surging gas prices and materials shortage

Phillip Inman

14, Oct, 2021 @4:57 PM

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UK’s biggest poultry supplier warns of big rise in price of chicken
Bernard Matthews and 2 Sisters owner: ‘Food is too cheap’ and price needs to reflect true cost of production

Sarah Butler

13, Oct, 2021 @4:01 PM

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The UK government can’t stop inflation rising – but it can act to ease the pain | Carsten Jung
Helping low earners is a priority now. And that means reversing the cut to universal credit, says Carsten Jung of the IPPR

Carsten Jung

13, Oct, 2021 @11:09 AM

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Banks and rich nations must extend hand to those battling Covid
Analysis: social unrest is around the corner without further support such as vaccine waivers and debt relief

Phillip Inman

12, Oct, 2021 @4:27 PM

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Markets pencil in UK interest rate rise in days before Christmas
Forecasts of early increase come as series of indicators show strains on industry and big fall in consumer confidence

Phillip Inman

11, Oct, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Bank official warns of early interest rate rise as Kraft Heinz puts up prices
Baked beans maker is latest firm to talk of food price rises, as inflationary pressures mount

Angela Monaghan and agencies

10, Oct, 2021 @3:39 PM

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Tory MPs concerned over government inaction on looming cost of living crisis
Boris Johnson accused of ‘being optimistic and leaving it up to businesses to pick up the slack’

Aubrey Allegretti Political correspondent

08, Oct, 2021 @5:48 PM

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Smaller packs, same price: curse of ‘shrinkflation’ hits shoppers’ baskets
Food suppliers are cutting pack sizes and raising checkout prices in response to rising costs

Sarah Butler

08, Oct, 2021 @4:22 PM

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UK faces ‘grim winter’ with households already paying £442 extra in bills
Fast rise in petrol, food and energy prices will cost UK households an extra £442, analysts say

Zoe Wood

08, Oct, 2021 @3:56 PM

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Rising inflation could trigger global sell-off that would harm UK, says Bank
Risky asset prices in several markets are at historically high levels and could be primed for sharp fall, it adds

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

08, Oct, 2021 @11:26 AM

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Bank of England chief economist warns high inflation rates may persist in 2022
Huw Pill says inflationary pressures still likely to be temporary and will fall back after disruptions of Covid and Brexit

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

07, Oct, 2021 @5:23 PM

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