<p>Responding to Translink’s average 5% increase in bus and rail fares, Maeve Bell, Director of the General Consumer Council said:</p>
<p>New results prove that investing in public transport will help attract new passengers, according to the General Consumer Council</p>
<p>A team from Abbey Grammar School Newry won the coveted title of Northern Ireland’s Young Consumers 2001, beating off competition from Our Lady and St Patrick’s College Knock and Convent Grammar School Strabane. The quiz took place on Friday 2 March at the Ulster Museum Belfast.</p>
- Consumer Skills
If you can afford to eat a healthy diet you can expect to live longer. Yet for many low income families the reality is food poverty, not food plenty.
Snow and plunging temperatures over the past month meant that most homes in Northern Ireland turned up the heat.