The Bank of England increased its growth forecast for the UK next year from 2.7% to 2.9% and left its forecast for 2014 unchanged at 3.4%.
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Thousands of demonstrators have marched through Boston in opposition to a right-wing rally in the city which was eventually cut short.
Some 1,000 counter-protesters blocked 500 neo-Nazi demonstrators as they tried to march to the site of the death of Hitler ally Rudolf Hess.
Clear skies and lighter winds will bring a chilly night for many