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Wed July 25, 2012
Business

Rain, Jubilee Help Shrink Britain's Output

Originally published on Wed July 25, 2012 8:12 am

The gross domestic product fell seven-tenths of a percent from the first quarter — much more than expected, and the most in three years. Output shrank in part because of unusually rainy weather and the extra public holiday because of the Queen's Jubilee.