Consumer spending on grocery products rose 3.5% year-on-year during 12 weeks to 9 September.
Drop in house prices in London drags average prices across Britain down 1.2% in September.
Homelet rental index reveals rents rose 2.4% from a year earlier in August.
Sterling climbs above $1.36 after BoE policymaker suggests rate rise could happen in November.
An open letter by the CBI calls for key issues to be clarified before the end of 2017.
BoE votes 7-2 in favour of keeping interest rates unchanged but signals monetary policy could soon be tightened.
UK central bank maintains asset purchase programme at £435bn and holds interest rates at 0.25%.
RICS survey shows steady growth in most regions, but London and the South East suffer slowdown.
New note will be available at a handful of ATM locations across the country on 14 September.
Real weekly wages fell by 0.4%, both including and excluding bonuses, compared with a year earlier.
National Institute of Statistics confirms upward revision of the country's economic growth in 2015 and 2016.
Average price of a house or a flat in Britain was at £226,000 at the end of July.
ONS data shows inflation hit 2.9%, beating analysts' expectations of a 2.8% reading.
Labour leader will also tell TUC conference that "gig economy" companies fail to protect workers and customers.
New research suggests Beijing will lead the green energy revolution thanks to ongoing policy support.