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Retail Sales Bounce Back With 1.7% Rise In February

Posted at 8:11AM Friday 28 Mar 2014

Retail sales rose by more than expected in February, official figures have shown, bouncing back from January's post-Christmas slump.

Sales volumes rose 1.7% last month after falling by a revised 2% in January.

Sales in February were 3.7% higher than a year earlier, the Office for National Statistics said.

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