More than 4000 people in the Midlands died last winter because of the cold weather, and more than a million families in the region were living in fuel poverty.
That's according to the charity National Energy Action.
They're calling on the Government to fund insulation for the poorest households and say pensioners could be worst affected.
More top news
The High Court in London has ruled in favour of Birmingham bin workers fighting to save their jobs.
WARNING: This article contains an image some may find distressing.
Almost a quarter of ambulance staff took stress-related time off in 2016-17, in the East Midlands.