Are the UK’s growing pay packets a mirage?

The Telegraph | Jan 17, 2020 at 7:00 AM
  • Recovering real-terms pay has been the one big positive for record numbers of Britons in work in recent times as wages grow and inflation falls back.
  • Total pay packets have been rising ahead of inflation since December 2017 according to official figures, supporting spending during a tricky period for the UK economy.
  • Unemployment is 3.8pc – its lowest for 46 years