Tesco have blamed a weaker grocery market for its fall in like-for like sales.
Total sales in the UK, including VAT and excluding petrol, increased by 0.9 per cent, however like-for-like sales, excluding both VAT and petrol, decreased by 1.5 per cent for the quarter.
The chief executive of the supermarket giant, Philip Clarke, said the results reflect the "continuing pressures on UK household finances".
The company said consumers were still adjusting to the "unprecedented period of declining real incomes and a higher cost of living", and there was weak growth across the UK grocery market.
More top news
More than 90,000 police, soldiers and private security agents will be deployed across France to ensure safety for the tournament.
The UK has gained £2.1 billion more from the EU each year than it has contributed in the last five years.
Netflix and online streaming services could be forced to make sure 20% of their content is European under new plans from Brussels.