The last time sterling fell off a cliff we were in the midst of global financial crisis from 2007 to 2008. The currency shock sent inflation shooting up to 5.2pc, abruptly squeezing on real living standards.
City analysts say the OBR must rip up its pre-Brexit vote forecasts after projections show GDP growth and tax receipts slowing. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images.
Britain was once good at building very big things very quickly. Now the country struggles. In May 1833, at the start of the railway age, parliament approved a new express line from London to Birmingham.
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Following the recent news that MPs voted to strip Sir Philip Green of his knighthood, Mrs Lumley said: “Unfortunately, I was unable to attend this debate as I am currently recovering at home in Redditch.