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Directors’ remuneration

A few days ago we received in the post the voting information for the AGM of the Nationwide, with whom we have a mortgage and of whom we are therefore members. The resolutions we are asked to vote on are very simple: we are asked to approve the accounts, approve …

Fuel prices and dividends

We were looking at a news article about fuel price rises the other day, and how some people are struggling to pay. Apparently Centrica are warning of further rises over the next year. Robin asked whether Centrica had paid dividends to its shareholders recently, so we looked it up.

Free bubbly

So I took the day off work today to blitz the cleaning, as the house is becoming a bit of a disaster area. Robin seized the opportunity to take me out to lunch to celebrate my promotion. We decided to go to one of our favourites, Jade Garden, as we …