British retail sales with auto fuel fell to 0.4% compared with the revised 2.5% from 2.1% and median estimates of 0.6%. Annually, the reading dropped to 2.2% from 3.5% revised down to 3.2%, lower than forecasts of 2.3%. The reading excluding auto fuel slid to 0.2% from 1.6% revised to 2.0%, while on the year the reading plummeted to 4.0% from 5.4% revised down to 5.0%, whereas analysts expected 0.5% rise on the month and 4.0% increase on the year.