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Cost of Living Latest
We’re updating our Cost of Living page regularly with news
of local support, popular advice and community help.
Our national colleague Dominic has written a blog with 5 simple things to do (or do better!) We like it a lot.
An updated local leaflet shows how to start sorting things and who to ask for help.
Down to 17.3% on the previous 4 weeks but still a frighteningly fast rise.
Frozen food has always enjoyed a reputation for value.
Tuesday & Thursday we're open for drop-in. Other week days phone or email. Everyday online (and night)
Energy suppliers told to stop forcing prepayment meters on struggling families.
How to save money on energy and make sure you’re getting the support you’re entitled to.
Rainbow is Epsom & Ewell's latest Warm Space joining others in helping people stay warm and save on bills this winter.
Today the government’s energy-saving campaign goes on TV for the first time. A 30 second ad shows how thinking energy for just 30 seconds could save hundreds of pounds.
Echoing Tesco's long-running strapline, the campaign adds official oomph to straightforward ideas.
Out today:: some excellent advice from the BBC on saving money by saving energy.
Really helpful from Epsom & Ewell Borough Council. New webpage for anyone struggling with the cost of living.
Cost of living update. SCC podcast is easy listening and great value. How to be more energy efficient and stay warm this winter.
News of warm places on cold days where residents can spend time but not add huge amounts to their heating bills.
Our new leaflet will be in community places such as libraries and surgeries but it's also online here.
Cost of Living October Update 3. Plenty of ideas from Energy Saving Trust and Citizens Advice.
There are things you can do to improve things.
New help for eligible families to save money and improve the energy efficiency.