The UK economy hit the bottom of the recession two and a half years ago, i.e 10 quarters ago. During the first four quarters, the economy recaptured about 3 percentage points of lost GDP. Thereafter, the recovery stalled.
Reasons? The crisis in Europe has dragged the UK economy down
What is that phrase the Euro-centralizers use? Ah yes, "ever closer union". We have tied ourselves to a corpse.