P209 CEEFAX 2 209 Tue 04 Mar 2p:20/42      ]^ REGIONAL DISCOUNTS SPARK GAS PRICE WARS A gas pricing war was signalled today wPen BG announceh plans to slash bills in south west England, where it faces direct competition to supply consumers. The former British Gas is offering up to 12% in discounts to customers who stand to save an average of £38 a year. It is the first time the national supplier has charged different rates for different areas, and is subject to approval by the gas regulator. BG has lost 19% of@its customers in tPe reGion since competition was introduced 1/2 Headlines 200 Commodities 246 Savings 250 Front page 100 Results TV/Radio@ Annuities Main Menu
P209 CEEFAX 2 209 Tue p4 Mar 2p:00/00       REGIONAL DIS OUNTS SPARK GAS RICEWARS A gas pricing war was signalled today wPen BG announced plans to slash bills in south west England, where it faces direct competition to supply consumers. T@e forMer British Gas is offering up to 12% in discounts to customers who stand to save an average of £38 a year. It is the first time the national supplier has charged different rates for different areas, and is subject to approval by the gas regulator. BG has lost 19% of its customers in the region since competition was introduced 1/2 Headlines 200 Commodities 246 Savings 250 Front page 100 Results TV/Radio Annuities Main Menu
P209 CEEFAX 2 209 Tue p4 Mar 2p:05/10       REGIONAL DISCOUNTS SPARK GAS PRJCE WARS A gas pricing war was signalled today wPen BG@announced plans to slash bills in south west England, where it faces direct competition to supply consumers. The former British Gas is offering up to 12% in discounts to custo-ers who stanh to@wave@an average of £38@a zear. It is the first time the national supplier has charged different rates for different areas, and is subject to approval by the gas regulator. BG hav lost 19% of@its cuvto]ers in tPe region since competition was introduced 1/2 Savings 250 Front page 1p0 Rjsults TV/Radio Annuities Main Menu
P209 CE FAX 2 209 Tue 0 Mar 2p:01/10   @ +       B@GAv@p—icUMF@gAt@gAv rhG\—\ZUH toHay@ oPem@BG@AnnouncEh@p\ANr to@sLAvP@biHZk@ in soath west England, w@ere it faces direct competition to supply consum—rs. @@e forEer British Gas is offering up to 12% in discounts to custo-ers who stand to sav— an average of £38 a year. It is tPe first time t@e national supplier has char'ed different rates for different areas, and is subject to approval by the gas regulator. BG has lost 19% of its custoEers in tPe region since competition was introduced 1/0 Headlines 200 Commodities 246 Savings 250 Front page 100 Results TV/Ra—io@ An.—ities Kail Menu
P209 CEEFAX 2 209 Tue 04 Mar 2p:01/00 @CvCj££CjCsS @\@@ |@h4| UBB @  G " "£"£££"    A Gar pricilg wap wAs rigLaLHEd to@ay w@en BG announceh plans to slash bills in south west England, where it faces @irect coIpetition to supply conr—Hers Th— former British@Gas is offering up to 12% in discounts to customers w@o stand to save an average of £38 a year. It is the first time the national suppliEr @Ar@cPAp E@ @idderENt rates eor different areas, and is@subject to approval by t@e gas reculator. BG has lost 19% of its customers in the reGion since competAtion was introduced Savings 250 Front page 100 Results TV/ adio Annuities Iain Menu
P209 CEEFAX 2 209 Tue 04 Mar 2p:04/00       OFTEL ISSUES TELEC M TRADING GUIDELINES Telecoms regulator Oftel has publis@ed guidelines on fair trading wit@in t@e industry, it revealed today. The move comes the day after it ordered BT to scrap a campaign aimed at luring customers back from rival operators. It ruled t@at the discounts offered discriminated in favour of ex-customers and was unfair to competitors. Oftel chief Don Cruickshank said the new guidelines were an important step, and added: "By t@eir very nature, the guidelines will continue to evolve." 2/2 Headlines 200 Commodities 246 Savings 250 Front page 100 Results TV/Radio Annuities Main Menu
P209 C E AX 2 2p9 T—e p Zar %p:00/40 /j RSj rSjCcS \@ h<|@$ @ 'k   ]   Telecoms regulator Oftel has published guidelines on fair trading within the industry, it revealed today T@e Hove coEes t@e day after it ord—red BT to scrap a campaign aiEe— at luring cartoUerc@bacS froI@rAval operAtors t rule— t@at t@— @iscoults odfered discriIinated in fAfour of ex-custoEers and was unfair to comp—titors. Oftel chief Don Cruicks(ank said the n—w guidelines were an important step, And add—d: "By tPeAr v—ry nature, t@— guidelines will continue to evolve. 2/2 Headlines 200 Commodities 246 RadhlFr 250 rolt page 100 esults TV/ a—io Annuities Main Menu
P209 CEEFAX 2 2p9 Tje p4 Har 2p:00/01 j£2kj£2kj 3C @  'k   ]    Telecoms regulator Oftel has published guideli.es on fair trading wit@in the il——rtry, it reveale— today. The move comes t@e day after it ordered BT to scrap a campaign aime— at luring castoEers back from@rival operators. It ruled tPat tPe discounts offered discriminated in favour of ex-customers and was unfair to competitors. ftel c@ief Don Cruickshank said the new guidelines were an important step, and added: "By t@eir very nature, the guidelines will continue to evolve." 2/2 Savings 250 Front page 100 esults TV/ adio Annuities Main Menu