Article: A Property Register will make Britain a world leader in transparency once again

The following is written by John Penrose for Conservative Home… I’m delighted to hear that the Government is today going to set out a clear timetable for our long-promised legislation to break the secrecy surrounding foreign owners of British property. Back in 2015, Britain became the first country in the…

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John Penrose says we don’t want murky shell companies owning British property with plundered or laundered cash…

Theresa May will set out a timetable to break the secrecy surrounding the foreign ownership of British property worth billions after facing a House of Lords defeat at the hands of two Conservative peers. Lord Faulks, a former Tory justice minister, and Lord Hodgson have been calling on the government to establish…

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If Ofgem lets DNOs go on getting fat at energy bill-payers’ expense, it should be scrapped and replaced…

Utility Week reports on John Penrose MP’s reaction to the findings that huge profit margins being claimed by Distribution Network Operators are adding £20.00 to household energy bills… High electricity network profits ‘adding £20 to household bills’ Distribution network operators (DNOs) are making profits “beyond most companies’ wildest dreams”, the…

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