If you are aged over 55 and are concerned about your energy bills, Managing Money Better may be able to help you.

Funded by Comic Relief, the scheme is a partnership between Durham County Council, Derwentside Homes and Prince Bishops Community Bank, and provides assistance in maximising income and ensuring older people are getting the best possible deal on their gas and electricity.

Contact 0300 5000 933 or visit www.mmbdurham.org.uk for more information.