Prime Minister: Government will stick to economic plan

The Labour leader Ed Miliband is challenging the Prime Minister over his economic policy at Prime Minister's Questions in the House of Commons.

David Cameron denied that the coalition has been "complacent" and said that low growth is due to wider conditions in the world economy:

There is no complacency at all in this government...Our banks had too much debt, Our households had too much debt, Our Government had too much debt...We sill stick with our plans, stick with the low interest rates...and do everything we can to boost jobs.

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UK back in recession

David Cameron says there will be "no change" in the way his government is handling Britain's economy after the country slipped back into recession. Figures show an estimated 0.2% quarterly decline in GDP.