The number of Britons tapping food banks for emergency provisions nearly tripled in the last 12 months, a charity said on Wednesday.
The U.K. unemployment rate fell to 6.9 percent, as pay growth and inflation grew by the same level.
British supermarket giant Tesco reported a dip in group sales compared to last year, highlighting the challenges it faces in the U.K. and Europe.
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