Hammond: UK economy 'robust' despite Brexit uncertainty

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Published on May 10, 2019 - Duration: 00:40s

Hammond: UK economy 'robust' despite Brexit uncertainty

UK economic growth accelerated in the first quarter of this year, driven by the highest quarterly pick-up in manufacturing since the 1980s as the original Brexit deadline loomed.

Chancellor Philip Hammond said the figures showed the economy remained "robust".

Report by Khanomh.

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