Sliding fuel and second-hand car prices kept UK inflation at its lowest for almost three years in September, figures reveal.
Inflation slid to its lowest level for almost three years in August, on the back of tumbling computer games prices and a slowdown in price increases for clothing.
Bank of England policymakers are set to leave interest rates on hold at 0.75% this week in their final monetary policy meeting before the UK is due to leave the EU on October 31.
Shrinking chocolate bars have helped bump up the total cost of sweet treats over the past five years, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
The value of money has fallen by 96% in the past 60 years, according to new research from Lloyds Private Banking.
The price of Lego will increase by 5 per cent from January 1 next year, with the Danish company blaming the pound's decline in the wake of the UK’s decision to leave the EU.