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* FTSE 100, FTSE 250 down 0.1%
* BoE meeting, Brexit vote eyed
* TUI, Capita drop on brokerage actions
Dec 19 (Reuters) - UK shares inched lower in light trading on Thursday, as a lack of major drivers led investors to lock in some of the recent gains ahead of the Christmas holiday season.
Traders are looking ahead to a Bank of England meeting later on Thursday and a parliamentary vote on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal on Friday, though neither is expected to jolt markets.
Rating actions drove some moves, with blue-chip tour operator TUI TUIT.L dipping 2% after Berenberg cut its rating on the stock. Mid-cap outsourcing group Capita CPI.L dropped 4% on a Deutsche Bank (DE: DBKGn ) rating downgrade.
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