P229 CEEFAX 229 Tue 8 Jul 21:00/00  5/ 0  B  RETAIL PRICES / INFLATION 260 Ret—hl  24 InflatIon - Price  Rate  -  -  240  16  -  -  230  12  -  -  220  8  -  -  mbBasondjfm—l % mbBasondjfmam Retail PrIce Index May: 260.0 up 0.9pc from April (Jan 1974=1 N Annual Inflation Radd 21.9 per cent, af——lst 21 8 0dr cent in April.