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High energy bills cause people to delay heating homes

More than half of people plan to delay switching on their heating this winter in an attempt to reduce their heating bills, according to a new report.

Mervyn Kohler, special adviser to Age UK, says people should contact their energy companies to see if they qualify for discounts or insulation.

The BBC's Penny Haslam asked him for tips to keep bills down.

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