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Wales remains bottom of UK nation and region economy table
…Wales is once again least productive of the UK nations and regions, according…. Average growth across the UK was 3%. The Office for National Statistics (ONS… but is no longer bottom of the UK table. The island has now moved ahead of five areas…


Streets with UK's slowest and fastest broadband named
… suggested the average speed in the UK was now 46.2Mbps, but added that about 13…


Brexit: Your simple guide to the UK leaving the EU
… to live and work (click here if you want to see the full list). The UK joined the EU…, then known as the EEC (European Economic Community), in 1973. Why is the UK leaving… were asked just one question - whether the UK should leave or remain…


Scottish income tax - What you pay and how it compares to rest of UK
… (decided by the UK government ) from £11,850 to £12,500 and an increase in the starter… the full £2,500 would be taxable at 20% ( UK basic rate) producing an income tax bill… elsewhere in the UK, the full £20,500 would be taxable at 20%, giving an income tax…


'Meghan Markle' most googled person in UK in 2018
… running on Google's UK search service. But the Duchess of Sussex came second…


Man held by armed police at UK Parliament
…The BBC's Laura Kuenssberg witnessed the man being pinned to the ground by police A man has been arrested by armed police officers after it is believed he broke into the grounds of Parliament. An eyewitness told the BBC the man jumped over…


'Intruder' held at UK parliament by armed police
…A suspect has been taken into custody after an incident inside the grounds of the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London. The BBC's Laura Kuenssberg described the scene she witnessed.…


UK economy slows as car sales fall
…Growth in the UK's economy has slowed as car sales fell and the manufacturing… to September. The UK's trade deficit also widened as imports grew faster than exports… into 2019 unless demand revives". What has happened to the UK's trade balance…


Brexit ruling: UK can cancel decision, EU court says
…The European Court of Justice has ruled the UK can cancel Brexit without… the UK should be able to unilaterally halt Brexit, but they were opposed… the ECJ ruling but insisted "our policy has not changed". He said the UK would…


Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU
… of saying the UK leaving the EU - merging the words Br itain and exit to get Brexit… - was held on Thursday 23 June, 2016, to decide whether the UK should leave or remain… What was the breakdown across the UK? England voted for Brexit, by 53.4% to 46.6…