HOWARD ARCHER | IHS GLOBAL INSIGHT
While disappointing, it does not fundamentally change the picture that economic activity held up well in the third quarter after robust growth in the second quarter.
PHILIP SHAW | INVESTEC
Well the broad picture remains the same, which is that GDP growth was impressively robust over the second quarter and third quarter of the year.
VICKY REDWOOD | CAPITAL ECONOMICS
The raft of UK data do little to improve the prospects for the economy next year, although the detail contained both encouraging and worrying aspects.