A fifth of people surveyed had missed an appointment and almost a quarter have cancelled an appointment due to issues with transport, according to a report published today by the Consumer Council and Patient and Client Council.
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- Power Ni Increase A Further Blow To Consumers
22 May 2013
Consumers could save an average £161 this year by switching, if other electricity suppliers do not follow Power NI’s 17.8 per cent increase announced today, the Consumer Council has said.
- Report Finds A Fifth Of Respondents Miss A Health Appointment Due To Transport Issues
10 May 2013
- Financial Inclusion Seminar For East Belfast Consumers
1 May 2013
Over 80 representatives from East Belfast community and voluntary organisations, credit unions and the housing sector came together today (1 May) for the ‘Towards Financial Inclusion’ seminar, hosted by the Consumer Council and the Housing Rights Service.
- West Belfast Consumers Get Free-to-use Cash Machine
30 April 2013
Consumers in West Belfast can now access their cash free of charge as a result of joint work by the Consumer Council, LINK and PayPoint.
- Bus And Rail Fares Increase But Incomes Have Not
24 April 2013
Increasing public transport fares will be an added burden to people already struggling to make ends meet, the Consumer Council said today, following Translink’s announcement that bus fares will increase on average by three per cent and rail by five per cent.
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