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Race to claim £120 energy bill discount

More than half a million low income pensioners in England, Scotland, and Wales are to get discounted winter electricity bills.

Energy companies will reduce their charges by £120.

The scheme will also be made available to less-well off households with young children, but as Paul Lewis reports, there may not be enough money to help everyone who qualifies.

  • 08 Oct 2011
  • From the section UK
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