UK inflation accelerates to 10.4% in February
AFP , Wednesday 22 Mar 2023
British annual inflation unexpectedly accelerated in February, official data showed Wednesday, in fresh headwinds for a nation battling a cost-of-living crisis.
Bus drivers from the Unite union stand on the picket line outside the National Express West Midlands bus garage as union members take strike action in a dispute over pay, in Coventry, England, Monday, March 20, 2023. ( AP)
The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) rose by 10.4 percent in the 12 months to February 2023, up from 10.1 percent in January, the Office for National Statistics said.