12 Jun 2024

Economy stalls with zero growth in April, as Sunak insists election isn’t over

Political Editor

His own defence minister is warning voters about the dangers of handing Labour a supermajority.

But Rishi Sunak insists the election isn’t over. He has not given up on winning.

That’s despite wet weather continuing to plague his campaign – this time causing zero GDP growth in April.

The news coming just a day after he declared that the economy has “turned the corner”.