UK house prices continue to creep up in November

House prices increased by 0.4% in November according to the latest Nationwide House Price Index. The price of a typical home in October is now 1.6% higher than one year ago. Commenting on the figures, Robert Gardner, Nationwide's Chief Economist, said: "UK...

Autumn Statement summary

some winners... Motorists - the 3p rise in fuel duty due to come into effect in January 2012 has been cancelled.  The August rise has been cut from 5p to 3p. Parents - 40% of 2 year olds are to get free...