Shop sales growth at 10-year high

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%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%Retail sales volumes rose at their fastest year-on-year rate for a decade in April amid a squeeze on prices, official figures showed today.

Volumes were up by 6.9% compared to the same month last year, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), while average store prices fell 0.6%.