A survey published on Tuesday showed two in three people in Britain were turning off their heating, and just over a quarter say they have skipped meals. Photo: Bloomberg
A survey published on Tuesday showed two in three people in Britain were turning off their heating, and just over a quarter say they have skipped meals. Photo: Bloomberg
Britain

UK inflation jumps to 40-year high of 9 per cent, as food and energy costs soar

  • Britain’s annual inflation rate surged last month on rocketing energy costs, deepening a cost-of-living crisis
  • Energy bills, and food and fuel prices are all rising, forcing some households to skip meals to save money

A survey published on Tuesday showed two in three people in Britain were turning off their heating, and just over a quarter say they have skipped meals. Photo: Bloomberg
A survey published on Tuesday showed two in three people in Britain were turning off their heating, and just over a quarter say they have skipped meals. Photo: Bloomberg
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