Category Archives: Consumer Events

News on consumer events and shows

Myglazing.com a new website from the GGF

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The GGF (glass and glazing federation) have today launched their new consumer web site myglazing.com The GGF currently get 100,000 retail visitors to their trade body site yet just a small fraction of it provides any answers. The site seeks … Continue reading

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Consumer rights and dispute resolution

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Westminster Business Forum are holding a Keynote Seminar to discuss consumer rights and dispute resolution along with implementing the Consumer Rights Bill and the ADR Directive Timing: Morning, Thursday, 5th February 2015 Venue: Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close, London SE1 9DD … Continue reading

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National Neighbourhood & Home Watch Week

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Next month sees the 2013 National Neighbourhood & Home Watch Week, it will run from June 15th – 23rd June but they are always looking for people to get involved locally to join an existing scheme, set up a new neighbourhood watch or a … Continue reading

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Martin Lewis promotes National No Cold Calling Week

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This week, 12th – 19th November is National No Cold Calling week and Martin Lewis of Money Saving Expert has produced a short video to help home owners deter unwanted callers, for Trading Standards. Whilst specific laws prevent energy companies for … Continue reading

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The Ideal Home Show started Friday 16th March ends April 1st

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This years ideal Home Show starts today at Earls Court in London, with weekend admission prices on the door at £18.50 for an adult, its worth being organised buying them in advance for just £14. This years show is being sponsored … Continue reading

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Consumer Rights set to change, longer cooling off periods

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The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) is about to consult industry on the impact contained in the Consumer Rights Directive (CRD) expected shortly. One of the key points is expected to be an increase in the cooling off period for contracts … Continue reading

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Energy Savings Week, 24th-28th October. EST promotes energy efficient double glazing.

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The 24th-28th of October marks Energy Savings Week. In it’s 15th year now the Energy Savings Trust are again promoting energy savings companies and the products they make, to reduce the nations energy consumption, and so as a homeowner, you … Continue reading

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