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Newtown resident tells her story on the cost of energy

Kezia Crawford, from Newtown gave her insight into the cost of energy - set to increase even more from tomorrow.

11 hours ago 100 views

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County council to create network of warm spaces in Powys

Powys County Council to create a network of warm spaces for residents as the cost of living crisis worsens and we enter winter.

2 weeks ago 232 views

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New research reveals the extent of poorly insulated homes in Newtown

New research reveals that homes in Newtown need further insulation to shield residents from the energy crisis, with homes in Newtown Central the worst affected.

2 weeks ago 272 views

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Liz Truss sets out plan to shield households and firms from soaring energy prices

Energy bills for the average household will be frozen at no more than £2,500 and businesses will be spared crippling increases as Liz Truss took action to shield people from the global gas crisis.

3 weeks ago 256 views

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Liz Truss planning £2,500 energy bills freeze

Liz Truss plans to protect households from the full impact of soaring energy prices with a £90 billion intervention.

3 weeks ago 208 views

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New map reveals scale of Wales’ cost of living crisis - including here in Montgomeryshire

Montgomeryshire least 'financially vulnerable' according to debt collection firm, but above the UK average for adults without emergency savings.

3 weeks ago 268 views

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Cost of living help for families with children

If you are struggling with the cost-of-living and are on a low income, did you know that you could get help to pay for your child's school meals?

4 weeks ago 232 views

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Are you getting all the Cost-of-Living support you are entitled to?

Newtown residents struggling with the cost-of-living are being advised to check they are receiving all the support that is available to them.

1 month ago 276 views

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Minister warns of impact of spiralling energy costs on small businesses in Powys

Thousands of small businesses in mid Wales could be in jeopardy from spiralling energy bills, a mid Wales politician has warned.

1 month ago 236 views

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Welsh customers’ energy bills to average £3,549 from October, Ofgem confirms

Ofgem has confirmed an 80.06% rise in the energy price cap, sending the average household’s yearly bill from £1,971 to £3,549 from October.

1 month ago 228 views

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Energy boss warns of catastrophic winter ahead for households as bills spiral

Households face a 'dramatic and catastrophic winter', a senior energy firm executive has warned ahead of the increase in the price cap on bills.

1 month ago 320 views

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Cost of living: Workers face record pay slump against surging inflation

CPI inflation hit a new 40-year record of 9.4% in June and is expected to peak at around 11% later this year and UK workers have seen their pay lag behind inflation at record levels over the past quarter, official figures show.

1 month ago 312 views

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Magistrates issue warrant for arrest of Newtown woman

2 days ago 932 views

Dentist shortage led Newtown woman to pull out 11 of her teeth

1 day ago 896 views

Police actions around Marc Foulkes' Newtown death 'appropriate' - watchdog

1 day ago 544 views

Questions remain over benches and litter bins

1 day ago 428 views

Biker clocked doing 110mph on Newtown bypass

2 days ago 352 views

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