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  3. Final UK Q1 GDP shows historic slump as COVID-19 hit  Yahoo Finance UK
  4. UK economy in joint largest fall since 1979 after dropping 2.2% at start of year  Mirror Online
  5. Coronavirus: Economy endures 'largest quarterly fall since 1979'  Sky News
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The UK economy shrank by the fastest pace since 1979 in the first quarter of 2020 as coronavirus saw the country forced into lockdown. Between January and March, the economy...The drop of 2.2% between January and March was more than first thought, the ONS has found.

UK suffered worst economic fall since 1979 at start of lockdown | Metro News

The economy contracted by more than first estimated between January and March, revised figures show.The economy contracted by more than first estimated between January and March, revised figures show.

Coronavirus: UK economy hit worse than first thought - BBC News

The ONS said UK GDP fell by a revised 2.2 in the first quarter after data showed a record 6.9 plunge in March.The ONS said UK GDP fell by a revised 2.2 in the first quarter after data showed a record 6.9 plunge in March.

Coronavirus sees UK economy suffer largest fall since 1979 in first quarter | Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald

The shrinking is worse than had been thought The shrinking is worse than had been thought

UK economy drops in biggest fall since 1979 - Wales Online

The start of 2020 saw the largest drop in the UK economy since the 1970s, and lockdown only covered a few days or it with things set to get much, much worse after March The start of 2020 saw the largest drop in the UK economy since the 1970s, and lockdown only covered a few days or it with things set to get much, much worse after March

UK economy in joint largest fall since 1979 after dropping 2.2% at start of year - Mirror Online

THE UK economy dropped by 2.2 per cent in the first three months of the year in the joint-largest fall since 1979, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has said. It’s worse than had been …

UK economy dropped 2.2% in first three months of 2020 - the largest fall since 1979

Britain’s economy slumped even faster than originally feared during the first three months of the year, official figures reveal today. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) now believes that GDP fell 2.2 per cent between January and March - the first month of the lockdown – compared with its initial estimate of two per cent. That would make it the deepest quarterlyBritain’s economy slumped even faster than originally feared during the first three months of the year, official figures reveal today. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) now believes that GDP

GDP records biggest fall since 1979 as it tumbles 2.2% in the first quarter | London Evening Standard

Further information from the government is cited as the ONS downgrades UK output during the first three months of the year.Further information from the government is cited as the ONS downgrades UK output during the first three months of the year.

Coronavirus: Economy endures 'largest quarterly fall since 1979' | Business News | Sky News

Britain's economy shrank by the most since 1979 in early 2020 as households slashed their spending, according to official data that included the first few days of the coronavirus lockdown.Britain's economy shrank by the most since 1979 in early 2020 as households slashed their spending, according to official data that included the first few days of the coronavirus lockdown.

UK economy shows biggest drop in 40 years in early 2020 - Reuters

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BRITAIN'S economy contracted by more than first thought between January and March with its 2.2 percent fall equalling the worst performance since 1979, according to the the Office for National Statistics (ONS).BRITAIN'S economy contracted by more than first thought between January and March with its 2.2 percent fall equalling the worst performance since 1979, according to the the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

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Household spending plunged 2.7 percent in the first quarter, the most on record, as the economy shrank by 2.2 percent.Household spending plunged 2.7 percent in the first quarter, the most on record, as the economy shrank by 2.2 percent.

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The UK economy shrank by 2.2% in the first three months of the year, worse than an earlier estimate of 2%.The UK economy shrank by 2.2% in the first three months of the year, worse than an earlier estimate of 2%.

Final UK Q1 GDP shows historic slump as COVID-19 hit

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UK GDP in first quarter shows biggest drop in 40 years

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The UK economy saw its biggest contraction since 1979 in early 2020 as households slashed their spending, according to official data that included the first few days of the coronavirus lockdown.The UK economy saw its biggest contraction since 1979 in early 2020 as households slashed their spending, according to official data that included the first few days of the coronavirus lockdown.

UK GDP shows biggest drop since 1979 in first quarter