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Daily Echo
£269-a-night Hampshire hotel admits not paying staff national minimum wageManor, in Lyndhurst Road, Brockenhurst, failed to pay £1,706.13 to four of its
Daily Echo / Posted 2 hours ago
Manor, in Lyndhurst Road, Brockenhurst, failed to pay £1,706.13 to four of its workers in figures released by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (DBEIS). The hotel and spa, which according to its website welcomes... Read more
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birminghammail
Boss named and shamed for failing to pay minimum wage hits backGroup, was named as a member of the four-man Grenfell Tower fire taskforce. Bu
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Group, was named as a member of the four-man Grenfell Tower fire taskforce. But according to a list released today by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (DBEIS) Mr Chughtai’s babywear store called Aftabs failed to pay a... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Top chef defends business over minimum wage 'shame'underpaying workers. Retail, hairdressing and hospitality businesses were amon
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
underpaying workers. Retail, hairdressing and hospitality businesses were among the worst offenders, according to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. Mr Smith, who has earned national recognition at the Freemasons,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow hairdresser and Clydebank chippy named and shamed for not paying staffcalled it a “Dickensian disgrace” and urged the low paid to join his union to f
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
called it a “Dickensian disgrace” and urged the low paid to join his union to fight “this modern day slavery.” The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy today published a list of 233 businesses across the UK that underpaid... Read more
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chad
NAMED AND SHAMED: Notts businesses that underpaid staffMinimum or Living Wage. The business is among 233 nationally who have underpai
chad / Posted yesterday
Minimum or Living Wage. The business is among 233 nationally who have underpaid workers and who have been named by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. As well as paying back staff the money owed, employers on the list... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Revealed - the businesses which failed to pay minimum or living wageto the National Minimum Wage and Living. Four Wakefield businesses and five in
Wakefield Today / Posted yesterday
to the National Minimum Wage and Living. Four Wakefield businesses and five in Kirklees are among those named by the Department for Business. Common errors made by employers included deducting money to pay for uniforms, failure to account... Read more
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chroniclelive
Here are the North East firms named and shamed for not paying the minimum wageThey were among 233 businesses nationally revealed on a list published by the D
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
They were among 233 businesses nationally revealed on a list published by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy who are to be fined a total of £1.9m. They will also have to hand over around £2m in back pay to more than 13,000... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Revealed - the businesses which failed to pay minimum of living wageto the National Minimum Wage and Living. Four Wakefield businesses and five in
Wakefield Today / Posted yesterday
to the National Minimum Wage and Living. Four Wakefield businesses and five in Kirklees are among those named by the Department for Business. Common errors made by employers included deducting money to pay for uniforms, failure to account... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots Chip shop and hair salons worst for not paying staffcalled it a “Dickensian disgrace” and urged the low paid to join his union to f
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
called it a “Dickensian disgrace” and urged the low paid to join his union to fight “this modern day slavery.” The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy today published a list of 233 businesses across the UK that underpaid... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
The East Anglian businesses named and shamed in the latest government underpayment listthe East Anglian businesses named by the government for failing to pay the mini
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
the East Anglian businesses named by the government for failing to pay the minimum wage. They featured on a list from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, which named and shamed 233 companies across the UK. The National... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
NAMED & SHAMED: All the Leeds businesses which failed to pay workers minimum or living wageand electronics giant Argos has been ordered to pay £1.4million to 12,176 worke
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 2 days ago
and electronics giant Argos has been ordered to pay £1.4million to 12,176 workers. The list has been published by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. Here is the list of local businesses which have been ordered to pay... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
The top Merseyside firms named and shamed for 'underpaying staff'staff' - Liverpool Echo Krazyhouse and McDonald's were included in a list of c
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
staff' - Liverpool Echo Krazyhouse and McDonald's were included in a list of companies released by the government The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (DBEIS) has published a list of 233 firms it says failed to pay the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Here's a full list of 233 firms named and shamed for not paying the minimum wageunder-paying workers. Retail, hairdressing and hospitality businesses were amo
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
under-paying workers. Retail, hairdressing and hospitality businesses were among the worst offenders, according to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. Since 2013, the scheme to ‘name and shame’ bad bosses has... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Brexit threatens to upend centuries of great British innovationwere polled, around 83 percent believed the U.K. should remain in the EU. Paul
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
were polled, around 83 percent believed the U.K. should remain in the EU. Paul Drayson, former minister of science in the Department for Business, told Scientific American: "The very idea that a country would voluntarily withdraw from Europe seems... Read more
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express
Spanish firm approved for massive wind farm in BRITISH watersambitious project done by a Spanish company in the sector of renewable energies
express / Posted 10 days ago
ambitious project done by a Spanish company in the sector of renewable energies The company has received approval by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy for the construction of the ‘East Anglia Three’ offshore wind... Read more
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express
Power really must be for the people, blasts NICK FERRARIresult of these. GETTYTheresa May and her team risk looking totally out of tou
express / Posted 11 days ago
result of these. GETTYTheresa May and her team risk looking totally out of touch if they don’t address the issue But the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said: “Energy policy costs make up a relatively small proportion of... Read more
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express
Theresa May orders energy price fast-track review as ministers aim to cut household billscontinue to find the opportunities to keep energy costs as low as possible, whi
express / Posted 13 days ago
continue to find the opportunities to keep energy costs as low as possible, while meeting our climate change targets”. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said: “The Government’s ambition is to have the lowest energy costs... Read more
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Daily Mirror
After British Gas price hike a rival energy boss promises five percent cutamong the Big Six but it is still £286 more expensive that the cheapest deal on
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
among the Big Six but it is still £286 more expensive that the cheapest deal on the market today.' A spokesman for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said: 'Energy firms should treat all their customers fairly and we're... Read more
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The Register
Capita's smart meter monopoly is owed £42m by industryand has a monopoly over the management of Britain's smart meter infrastructure,
The Register / Posted 15 days ago
and has a monopoly over the management of Britain's smart meter infrastructure, under its licence to operate from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). It decides who will build and operate that infrastructure by... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire firm leading the way in airport baggage-scanning techtechnology was up to it.” “That went on to be the mainstay of revenues for the
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 16 days ago
technology was up to it.” “That went on to be the mainstay of revenues for the first few years.” Rainbow is backed by the Department for Business, Energy, Industrial Strategy and works other public bodies including the Science and Technology... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxfordshire firm leading the way in airport baggage-scanning techtechnology was up to it.” “That went on to be the mainstay of revenues for the
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 days ago
technology was up to it.” “That went on to be the mainstay of revenues for the first few years.” Rainbow is backed by the Department for Business, Energy, Industrial Strategy and works other public bodies including the Science and Technology... Read more
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PRWeek UK
GCS launches diversity strategy as figures reveal BAME recruits occupy 12 per cent of comms rolesand from our professional governing bodies." One of the GCS diversity champion
PRWeek UK / Posted 16 days ago
and from our professional governing bodies." One of the GCS diversity champions, Sam Lister, director of communications, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, commented: "Our ambition is to make GCS the ‘go to’ employer of choice... Read more
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chroniclelive
Demolition of 'sinking' homes to cost at least £95,000of their properties, following independent valuations. In the meantime, the au
chroniclelive / Posted 16 days ago
of their properties, following independent valuations. In the meantime, the authority - a public body sponsored by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy - is carrying out regular monitoring at the site and says the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Shameless British Gas bosses say costs have dropped but they're putting bills upBritish Gas customers, do not sit on your backside and just take this.” Despit
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
British Gas customers, do not sit on your backside and just take this.” Despite the Tories’ failure to issue a cap, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy urged firms to “treat customers fairly”. Regulator Ofgem said:... Read more
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The News and Star
British Gas electricity price hike a 'slap in the face' for familiesdebate, warning that it will impact households who are already paying over the
The News and Star / Posted 17 days ago
debate, warning that it will impact households who are already paying over the odds for their energy. A spokesman for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said: "We're concerned this price rise will hit many people already... Read more
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FOX Business
UK government criticizes utility's gas price hikeincrease electricity prices, arguing that it would hurt low-income people who f
FOX Business / Posted 17 days ago
increase electricity prices, arguing that it would hurt low-income people who fail to shop around for the best price. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy called for "rapid reform," of price regulations after British Gas... Read more
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FOX Business
UK government criticizes utility's gas price hikearguing that it would hurt low-income people who fail to shop around for the be
FOX Business / Posted 17 days ago
arguing that it would hurt low-income people who fail to shop around for the best price. Continue Reading Below The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy called for "rapid reform," of price regulations after British Gas... Read more
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Oxford Mail
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Bury Times
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Bury Times / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Gazette
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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guardian-series
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
guardian-series / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Harrow Times
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Harrow Times / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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This is West Country
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
This is West Country / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Gazette News
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Gazette News / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Bolton News
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Bolton News / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Gas company puts up prices as profits fallper cent for 3.1m customers, which will hit those already on poor-value energy
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
per cent for 3.1m customers, which will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant's price rise and called... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
EveningTimes Online / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Croydon Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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The News and Star
12.5% British Gas electricity price hike 'will hit those on poor-value tariffs'by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
The News and Star / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant's price rise and called... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
12.5 British Gas electricity price hike ‘will hit those on poor-value tariffs’by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant’s price rise and called... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
British Gas price hike is coming - here's what you need to knownot doing anything about it," he told BBC Radio 4's Today programme.What does t
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
not doing anything about it," he told BBC Radio 4's Today programme.What does the government say? A spokeswoman for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said: "Energy firms should treat all their customers fairly and we're... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
British Gas is putting up its electricity tariffs by a staggering 12.5 per centonly the large suppliers pay these, and we don't think that's good for the mark
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 days ago
only the large suppliers pay these, and we don't think that's good for the market." A spokeswoman for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said: "Energy firms should treat all their customers fairly and we're... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
12.5% British Gas electricity price hike 'will hit those on poor-value tariffs'by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
by 12.5% for 3.1 million customers will hit those already on poor-value energy tariffs, the Government has warned. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) raised concerns over the energy giant's price rise and called... Read more
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Daily Record
British Gas accused of 'exploiting' 3million customers with huge price hikecosts," Mr Conn said. "Currently only the large suppliers pay these, and we do
Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
costs," Mr Conn said. "Currently only the large suppliers pay these, and we don't think that's good for the market." A Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy spokesman said: "Energy firms should treat all their customers fairly... Read more
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