UK Retail Sales Drop 1.4%

According to new figure released by Office for National Statistics (ONS), UK retail Sales fell 1.4% in May.

In April sales had increased 1.1% from March however many people believed the increase was due to many other factors i.e bank holidays.

Food and fuel now account for half of all spending and there was a 3.5% drop in food sales which was the biggest drop since June 2008.