Theresa May’s energy price cap has failed to tackle the problem of electricity rip-offs because she introduced the “wrong kind” of limit, according to the ex minister who led the Tory campaign for action. John Penrose said Mrs May’s cap on the cost of electricity and gas had left the problem…Read More
It all started so well. Almost every Member of Parliament agreed that the ‘Big Six’ energy firms had been ripping off their most loyal customers for years, and Something Must Be Done. What could possibly go wrong? So hopes were sky-high when, just over a year ago, Parliament passed a law…Read More
The event was held at the headquarters of the British Medical Association in Tavistock Square, near Euston in London. I’ve walked past the building hundreds of times without realising it contains a really impressive main hall – capacity 300 I guess – plus a whole range of conference facilities –…Read More
With speculation about a General Election mounting, John is asked by the BBC whether the Queen's Speech is a waste of time...