Fresh fruit and vegetables sit on display inside a newly opened ‘Jack’s’ discount store, operated by Tesco Plc, in Chatteris, U.K. (Photograph: David Levenson/Bloomberg)

U.K. Services Unexpectedly Weaken to Worst Level Since July 2016

(Bloomberg) -- Growth in the U.K.’s dominant services industry unexpectedly slowed to the weakest since the aftermath of the Brexit vote and came perilously close to contraction.