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Where are the Meter Readings?

I am trying to get to the bottom of whether historic meter readings are passed onto the new energy supplier when switching.  The short answer is ‘no’.   18 more words

Treasure Island

Are E.ON Gouging Me? The Movie

Not sure what genre this falls into?  Maybe tragic-comedy. 11 more words



Well it’s taken longer than I first thought but it looks like one set of wheels on an Apple cart are becoming loose.

In the BBC report below many people with Apple iPhones of the 5th and 6th generations don’t want to upgrade to the latest 7th generation. 841 more words

BBC ONE: Rip-Off Britain Food, s04e10 appearance

Please click the image above to watch my appearance on the BBC One programme Rip-Off Britain Food, s04e10. I appear in the episode, broadcast June 2017, to discuss cinema food prices.

James Luxford


This is … funny.

No this is … hilarious.

Nope. This is … bizarre and extremely of timing.

Theresa May has been reported as stating she is fed up with rip-off pricing and stated she was going to try and put a cap on energy prices? 1,117 more words

Standing Up To Corporate Greed

I’ve written several posts on corporate tax dodgers and greed and this week, none was more surprised to be confronted by another example of this just a minute from where I live when I got on my local bus. 858 more words


The hardest way to make an easy living

Song and Album by Mike ‘The Streets’ Skinner – one of my literary idols.

I am gonna spend a few days in London, but because Easyjet’s booking website was hacked, I decided to get a cross-ferry coach to Glasgow and get a train from Glasgow to London. 208 more words