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site lists energy efficiency grants and discount schemes available
throughout the UK. Or you can phone Energy Efficiency Advice
Centre (Freephone 0800 512 012) or the Energy Efficiency hotline
0845 727 7200 who will search for you.
know that most sports groups in Caithness can qualify for a grant
for travel and certain items of equipment. If you have never
applied check it out at
Caithness Sports Council
From the Guardian Newspaper Sat 27 Jan 2001
Remortgage To Save a Fortune
You could be handing over £50, £100 or even £200 a month
needlessly to your home loan company. but don't expect your
lender to tell you.
Checking out remortgaging - ditching your present lender and
switching to a new mortgage firm could be the answer.. It's
easy. and now the first step is even simpler.
The Guardian has published a new 36 page Guide To Re-mortgaging
Your Home in association with broker London & Country
Mortgages. Its full of practical advice to help you make up
your mind on the best way forward.
The guide is FREE - call 0800 694 6444 for a copy. But
it could save you a fortune.
Did you know that if you are self
employed or assessed under self-assessment you can make your tax
returns electronically and have a £10 deduction from your
bill. Its easy once you get it set up but the Inland Revenue
provide FREE software. Click
Here to check it out.
28 January 2001
Japanese Prisoners of War
Do you know someone who was a
prisoner in a Japanese prisoner of war camp. The UK government
recently announced payments of £10,000 ex-gratia payments to
survivors. To find out more about it and how to claim -
Claims for an ex-gratia payment should be made to the War Pensions
Agency (an executive agency of the Department of Social Security) at
Norcross, Blackpool, FY5 3WP. Telephone: Freeline (UK only) 0800 169
2277; Overseas + 44 1 253 866043. Internet address,
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