Millions falling behind on bill payments as cost of living crisis mounts

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UK economy shrinks as cost of living crisis bites
Business News

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
Boris Johnson

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.