In further proof that no spin is too ridiculous in the 'post-fact' world of Brexit Britain, last Friday the Daily Express claimed the slowing of the economy was actually proof it is "booming". Who knew. UK economic growth dropped from 0.7% to 0.5% in the three months following the EU referendum, sparking the following Daily Express front page:
Then on Monday the Daily Express further claimed that:
Its source for this unlikely good news?
"A series of reports from Leave campaigners."