Britain’s GDP-per-head is finally back to its pre-crisis levels, but factories are struggling to grow

2.11pm BST

PS: Don’t miss this piece on child poverty in the UK ; worth considering alongside today’s ‘encouraging’ GDP data:

Related: Britain’s rich are thrust into the future. The poor get kicked back into the past | Aditya Chakrabortty

Excellent @Chakrabortty piece on child poverty, charity and holiday hunger, a "Live Aid" for Britain’s poor

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That may be all for today, I think. I’ll be back if there’s any major news out of Greece. Otherwise, enjoy the afternoon….. GW

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