LONDON (Reuters) - Significantly fewer Britons went out to shop on Boxing Day this year, initial data showed, suggesting pre-Christmas online discounts led many to spurn what is traditionally a bumper day for retailers.
The U.K. may overtake France (FRGEGDPQ) this year to become the world's fifth-largest economy behind the U.S., China, Japan and Germany, according to the Centre for Economics and Business Research.
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Hundreds of thousands of travellers have been left stranded as the main routes on Britain's railways shut down for Boxing Day.
A report reveals highly qualified working mothers are being excluded from full-time jobs because they lack flexibility. File photo.