News: Top 10 cities for business growth revealed

Business growth in HullA new study has revealed the areas in the UK which saw the biggest year-on-year business growth during tough economic times.

The number of UK businesses reporting strong growth has dramatically improved, according to Experian’s analysis of 150,000 firms. The study showed that 32% of businesses achieved strong sales growth by the end of 2011, compared to the previous two years.

Comparing 2008-10 and 2009-11, the towns and cities which saw the highest levels of improved sales growth were:

1. Hull

2. Wolverhampton

3. Birmingham

4. Oldham

5. Stoke-On-Trent

6. Coventry

7. Newport

8. Leicester

9. Sheffield

10. Stockport

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