Data released today show that UK employment continued to increase, with the unemployment rate down to 6.9%.
This morning, official trade statistics were released for 2013, which included details on the top import and export markets for the UK, and what commodities are traded.
After last week's chart on wages compared to inflation, we received plenty of correspondence asking whether CPI is the best measure for the cost of living.
With spring in the air, we should be seeing economies improve, albeit at different rates. It is certainly likely that those in work and businesses will put the foot on the accelerator.....