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British Gas prices up 9.2%

Energy giant British Gas said electricity and gas prices will rise by 10.4% and 8.4% respectively from November 23.

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  1. Chris Choi

British Gas price a blow for 12 million households

British Gas has announced that electricity and gas prices will rise by 10.4 per cent and 8.4 per cent respectively Credit: PA Wire

British Gas prices are up on average at 9.2 per cent - a dreadful blow for more than 12 million households.

They increased prices last year by 6.4 per cent.

An estimated 2 million people are in fuel poverty already, increasing fears that this figure will grow rapidly.

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