Cach boost: £299 for millions

Millions of households receiving Universal Credit and various benefits are in line for a tax-free £299 cost of living payment

Is government considering a windfall tax on wind farms?

The Chancellor is reportedly mulling a plan that could see electricity generators and oil and gas companies hit by a wider windfall tax

Government urged to ditch ‘postcode lottery’ for energy bills

Households in different regions are charged nearly £100 more a year for the same amount of gas and electricity, according to a new study

Think tank urges Chancellor to give £300 cheques for soaring energy bills

Additional payments of up to £500 should be given to those most in need, the Social Market Foundation says