Miliband: Major 'makes Labour's argument' on energy

Labour leader Ed Miliband said former Prime Minister Sir John Major was making "Labour's argument" by calling for energy companies to face an excess profits tax.

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Sir John Major makes Labour’s argument: David Cameron stands up for the energy companies not hard-pressed families.

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ScottishPower raises prices

ScottishPower is to raise the average prices of their duel fuel bills by 8.6%, gas by 8.5% and electricity up 9%. It comes as Nick Clegg has admitted the Coalition is split over David Cameron's pledge to cut green taxes on energy bills.