Osborne: 'Economy's on the mend but a long way to go'

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GDP stats better than forecast.Britain's holding its nerve, we're sticking to our plan, the economy's on the mend.But still a long way to go

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Economy grows by 0.6%

The economy grew by 0.6% between April and June this year, according to preliminary figures. All sectors of the economy improved, with the service sector the largest contributor to GDP growth.