“It’s not us,” British Gas says in response to criticism of bullying tactics (“That’s not who we are,” laments British Gas. Sorry, but that’s exactly who you are if you’re using a bailiff to install your meter, Feb 3 Day). Oh yes. This is a company with a “bereavement team” that is actually a debt collection company. Nothing about British Gas surprises me right now.
Reply to Janet Mansfield (letter, February 1), As a political teacher at Loreto Sixth Form College in Manchester, John Harris was one of many graduates who went on to excel in their chosen careers after attending Oxford, Cambridge and the Russell Group universities. We are proud of all past and present students at this large, diverse, publicly funded university.
Did China and the US disprove Winnie the Pooh’s adage that ‘balloons can’t kill you’?US Secretary of State postpones China visit after spy balloon flies over Montana, Feb. 3)?
Your correspondent who has had a better life since Brexit (Letter, February 2nd) tell me where he got his rosy specs from because my eyes are deceiving me.
Grange Over Sands, Cumbria
https://www.theguardian.com/business/2023/feb/05/british-gas-is-ready-to-bully-beyond-the-grave UK gas ready to tease beyond the grave | Oil and gas companies