Nine in 10 people hit by rising living costs as fuel, food and energy prices surge

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UK faces biggest rail strike in 30 years
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UK faces biggest rail strike in 30 years

The Guardian says the biggest rail strikes in three decades are due to start on Monday night, with trains cancelled across Great Britain for much of the week.

UK economy shrinks as cost of living crisis bites
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UK economy shrinks as cost of living crisis bites

The Guardian says The UK economy unexpectedly shrank in April as soaring energy costs and supply chain disruption dragged down manufacturing amid the cost of living crisis, while the winding-down of the NHS test-and-trace service dragged on growth.

Boris Johnson to stress work as the fix for cost of living crisis
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Boris Johnson to stress work as the fix for cost of living crisis

The Guardian says Boris Johnson hopes to blunt calls for urgent action on the cost of living crisis by stressing that work is the best route out of poverty, as an energy firm boss warned that 40% of households could soon be in fuel poverty.

McDonald's quits Russia after more than 30 years
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McDonald’s quits Russia after 32 years

Fast food giant McDonald’s has announced it will permanently leave Russia after more than 30 years and has already started selling its restaurants there.