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Is your home Gas Safe?

As we draw closer to the “heating switch-on-season” this year, Guto Bebb wants to make sure that local residents are aware of the advice available to ensure they stay gas safe.Y Gofrestr Diogelwch Nwy yw’r corff sy’n gyfrifol am y rhestr swyddogol o beirianwyr nwy ac wrth i bobl ddechrau meddwl am wresogi eu tai  bob blwyddyn bydd yn cyd-drefnu’r Wythnos Diogelwch Nwy.

Regulators struck secret deal to dilute damages paid by big banks.

Regulators reached a secret deal with the biggest banks to water down a multibillion-pound scheme to compensate customers mis-sold complex interest rate derivatives blamed for bankrupting hundreds of businesses.Documents seen by The Times show significant differences between the final rules for compensation schemes for victims of interest rate swap mis-selling and those put forward less than two weeks before.Guto Bebb, chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Interest Rate Mis-Selling comments, "It’s astonishing that the FCA continue to place so much confidence in the independent reviewers in view of a structure that allows banks to pick and choose what is presented for consideration.”