Following years of speculation that consumers here pay more for insurance than people in the rest of the UK, the Consumer Council announced today that it has appointed Mick McAteer from McAteer Researching and Consulting (MRC) to undertake research to determine once and for all if Northern Ireland consumers are getting a raw deal.
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As the Belfast to Dublin Enterprise train service enters its second decade, it faces intense competition from cheaper and frequent buses on a first class road. With passenger numbers standing still on the Enterprise last year (1), we need a clear vision for the service if it is to successfully compete for passengers.
The Consumer Council has encouraged passengers affected by the withdrawal of Flywhoosh’ Belfast to Dundee service to make sure they get everything they are entitled to. If you were due to travel on this route between now and 21 December 2007, you are entitled to the following:
Have you ever tried to contact Government only to be kept on hold, transferred to the wrong person or have the phone ring off the hook? It's a common frustration and the Consumer Council is excited to be working on a project that will transform how we com