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Tuition fees causes inflation spike

13th November 2012

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INFLATION hit 2.7% in October fuelled by escalating university tuition fees, latest data showed today.

The Office for National Statistics said the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) increased by half a percentage point last month – higher than many observers were expecting.

Coverage of the inflation data is brought to readers of TheBusinessDesk.com in partnership with stockbrokers Redmayne-Bentley.

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