The Energy Secretary Ed Davey has been speaking to ITV News Anglia about collective switching schemes, which many councils are now using to help people save money on their energy bills.
Using the free schemes people can join a collective bargaining group, who go straight to energy suppliers for a better deal. The average saving is £150 a year.
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A very windy and wet night in store this evening with gales- some severe on Sunday.
A group of kind-hearted mums from Northamptonshire have launched a campaign to try and help older people living alone in their community.
Winds will strengthen this weekend with outbreaks of rain at times later Saturday and into Sunday