2020 worst year on record for UK economy despite ending with stronger bounceback

The UK economy suffered a steeper contraction during the first coronavirus lockdown but bounced back more strongly than first thought at the end of 2020, according to official figures (Andrew Matthews/PA)
The UK economy suffered a steeper contraction during the first coronavirus lockdown but bounced back more strongly than first thought at the end of 2020, according to official figures (Andrew Matthews/PA)