Britain’s economic growth cut in half 1st quarter

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How wise was it for Britain’s ruling conservative government to choose the economy as an election platform ahead of Thursday’s national polls? That’s the question being asked by many analysts and ordinary voters following news of a dramatic slowdown in economic growth that has hit key sectors like construction, manufacturing and services. CCTV’s Jack Barton filed this report from London.

UK economic growth halves ahead of election

UK economic growth halves ahead of election

How wise was it for Britain's ruling conservative government to choose the economy as an election platform ahead of Thursday's national polls? That's the question being asked by many analysts and ordinary voters following news of a dramatic slowdown in economic growth that has hit key sectors like construction, manufacturing and services. CCTV's Jack Barton filed this report from London.


Brits bet on Conservative Party in close race

The election results are unpredictable, but that hasn’t stopped many from placing bets on the outcome.

CCTV’s Richard Bestic filed this report from London.

Brits bet on Conservative Party in close race

Brits bet on Conservative Party in close race

The election results are unpredictable, but that hasn't stopped many from placing bets on the outcome. CCTV's Richard Bestic filed this report from London.