In other words, taking into account, alternate upswings and downswings, the UK has not grown since October 2010, also the month of the Spending Review. That’s right, ZERO growth in 5 quarters, 15 months, for which the Coalition’s original deficit reduction plan had pencilled in three per cent.
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1948 Olympics ‘no big deal’ says veteran
One vest, one pair of shorts, a travel pass and some photos – 1948 Olympic basketball player Lionel Price shows Channel 4 News his games memorabilia and says playing in those days “was no big deal”.
Olympics strike threat ‘unpatriotic’ says No 10
As the leader of Britain’s biggest union warns that strikes against government cuts could be timed to disrupt the Olympics, a Downing St spokesman condemns the idea as “unpatriotic”.
Questions for Olympic chief Jacques Rogge
Should Saudi Arabia be forced to let women compete in London 2012? Should Syrian officials be welcome at the Olympics? Keme Nzerem on the questions facing Olympic chief Jacques Rogge.
Istanbul: the London 2012 dress rehearsal
Channel 4 News Sports Reporter Keme Nzerem is in Istanbul to report on how Team GB is looking, ahead of London’s Olympics this summer.