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The Sunday Times reports on the latest record-breaking business formations across the UK in 2019.

A burst of tech start-ups and street-food vendors pushed new company formations to record levels last year.

Figures released this week will reveal that London was the No 1 place for starting a business, while Leicester, Glasgow and Bristol all saw sharp increases in the number of companies launched.

There were a record 681,704 new businesses started in 2019, up 2.8% on the previous year, according to data from Companies House compiled by the Centre for Entrepreneurs think tank.

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