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TV and all the trimmings: 6.7 million Brits put family-friendly TV at the top of their wishlist of festive favourites this Christmas

One in eight (13%)[1] – or nearly seven million[2] – Brits are most looking forward to watching festive TV and films with the family this Christmas The average viewer will spend around …

uSwitch comments on the relaunch of Sky’s TV offering as Sky Entertainment

Commenting on the relaunch of Sky’s TV offering as Sky Entertainment, Dani Warner, TV expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Off the back of their bumper Sky Sports rebrand, Sky Entertainment – Sky’s new name for …

uSwitch comments on rise in the rate of inflation

Commenting on the latest Consumer Price Index figures published today, Tashema Jackson, money expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Today’s rising inflation figure presents more bad news for consumers, who have already …

UK motorists: get ready for the arctic blast and don’t use a CD to scrape your windscreen

With an Arctic plunge in temperature set to hit the nation this weekend, uSwitch.com, the price comparison and switching service, warns UK drivers to be prepared and kick out bad …

UK’s worst street for broadband is 260 times slower than the fastest street

The slowest street for broadband is Thorpe Lane, Trimley St Martin in Suffolk, while Benford Avenue, Motherwell in North Lanarkshire is the fastest[1] Thorpe Lane has a dire average speed …

Over two million working families are struggling to pay energy bills this winter

Over two million working families are struggling to pay their energy bills going into winter[1] Households face difficult decisions – over a quarter worry that they won’t be able to …

Ireland bottom in European Quality of Life Index

 Republic of Ireland comes last in latest uSwitch Quality of Life Index – let down by poor mobile signal, lack of sunshine and high retirement age Non-EU member Switzerland tops …

uSwitch comments on CAP announcing changes to the way broadband speeds can be advertised

Commenting on the Committees of Advertising Practice (CAP) announcing changes to the way broadband speed claims can be advertised, Richard Neudegg, Head of Regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “Currently 90% of broadband customers …

uSwitch comments on the Autumn Budget

Commenting on plans to invest in a range of digital initiatives – such as 5G mobile networks and fibre broadband – in the Autumn Budget, Ernest Doku, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “The …

uSwitch responds to British Gas’ energy market proposals

Commenting on Centrica’s package of proposals to reform the energy market, Richard Neudegg, Head of Regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “These initiatives by British Gas have the potential to effect positive change for its …