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31/12/2005: Government Turning a Blind Eye to Energy Shortages
The Chairman of the Independent Energy Scrutiny Panel, John Hemming, Liberal Democrat MP, has responded to the revelation that National Grid issued a "Notice of Insufficient Supply Margin" on Thursday.
The taxman could be making as many as 300,000 "nuisance" telephone calls a year, an MP has claimed. The menacing "silent calls" are made by automated dialling systems used by the tax collectors to chase late payments.