Bank of England meeting held despite attacks

The Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee would announce its interest rate decision at midday as usual despite multiple blasts on London's transport network, a spokesman for the central bank said on Thursday morning, 7 July

Though the spokesman said the Monetary Policy Committee schedule remains the same as usual, he would not discuss whether the nine-member panel had been made aware of the news, AFX News reported.

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