King warns of 'considerably weaker' economy figures

Sir Mervyn King, the Governor of the Bank of England, has warned in a speech tonight that "growth in quarter four will almost certainly turn out to have been considerably weaker than in quarter three" when figures are published on Friday.


Mervyn King's economy warning

The outgoing Bank of England Governor Sir Mervyn King warned in a speech yesterday that Friday's economic growth figures are likely to be ''considerably weaker" than the summer's figures of 0.9%