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Record national debt amid warnings of High Street jobs wipeout

29 days ago   |   By Daily Record

The National Debt reached a record £2.024 trillion at the end of August, up almost £250 billion on same time last year, as Next boss predicts retail job losses.
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Where does the UK government borrow money from?

Where does the UK government borrow money from?

29 days ago   |   By Metro

The UK national debt has topped £2 trillion
The UK's national debt has topped £2,000,000,000,000 , the Office for National Statistics revealed on Friday.
Public sector debt has soared as the government pumps money into the economy to keep businesses afloat amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The financial support for businesses comes in many forms such as self-employment grants and furlough schemes .
But where does the government borrow this money from, and can we possibly pay it back?
Where does the UK government borrow money from?
Government borrowing hit £26.7 billion in July - £28.3...
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UK national debt hits ANOTHER record high of more than £2 TRILLION

UK national debt hits ANOTHER record high of more than £2 TRILLION

29 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

National debt hit another record high at the end of August as it continued to climb above £2 trillion.
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UK's national debt hits record high at more than £2,000,000,000,000

UK's national debt hits record high at more than £2,000,000,000,000

29 days ago   |   By Metro

The UK's national debt hit a new record at the end of August as public sector borrowing soared to £35.9 billion, the latest figures show.
Debt hit £2,023.9 billion just weeks after passing £2 trillion for the first time ever in July.
It comes as both central and local Government is investing billions of pounds in trying to help people and the economy through the chaos caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
It means that borrowing is now equivalent to 101.9% of gross domestic product - a measure of the combined value of all goods and services produced in the UK each year.
This is a breaking story...
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UK national debt soars to record levels as Covid-19 pushes up borrowing

UK national debt soars to record levels as Covid-19 pushes up borrowing

29 days ago   |   By The Mirror

The National Debt reached a record £2.024 trillion at the end of August - which is up almost £250 billion compared to the same time last year
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Public debt stays at record highs after borrowing in August hits £35.9bn

29 days ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

The UK's national debt hit a new record at the end of August, the latest figures show as the country's embattled public sector borrowed another £35.9 billion.
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UK national debt hits record £2.024 trillion as government goes on coronavirus spending spree

29 days ago   |   By Evening Standard

The UK's national debt hit a record £2.024 trillion at the end of August, £249.5 billion more than the same time last year.
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