Charlotte Slayford

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Charlotte joined Which? in December 2010 as Consumer Action Editor. Known as Climate Charlotte in her role at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office she's now Consumer Charlotte as she helps encourage consumers to get involved online with Which?'s campaigns. Before that she was the digital officer at the Royal Academy of Dance and editorial assistant for dance gazette. She loves all things digital and recently completed her Diploma in Managing Digital Media.

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Your view: living with allergies and anaphylaxis

by , Conversation Editor Energy & Home 28 March 2014
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We’ve been moved by the number of you sharing the difficulties you have managing your allergies. We’ve rounded up some of your views and tips for when travelling on holiday as our writer Mark plans to do… (more about allergies...)

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Your view: the highs and lows of the 2014 Budget

by , Conversation Editor Money 23 March 2014
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After Gareth highlighted some of the key announcements from this year’s Budget, many of you took the time to tell us how you feel it affects your finances. Here are your best bits. (more about the your Budget best bits...)

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Does technology help you make your food choices?

by , Conversation Editor Energy & Home 10 March 2014
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The Consensus Action on Salt and Health (CASH) group has produced a SaltSwitch app to help you work out if you could reduce your salt consumption. Do you use tech to help with your food choices? (more about reducing your salt intake...)

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Sweet or savoury – how will you celebrate Pancake Day?

by , Conversation Editor Energy & Home 4 March 2014
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Pancakes

Blueberry and syrup, cheese and spinach or mushroom and tomato – these are just some of the recipes surfacing as we get ready to mark Pancake Day. Are you in the sweet or savoury pancake camp? (more about Pancake Day...)

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Your view: Potholes, parking, traffic lights and tickets

by , Conversation Editor Transport & Travel 8 February 2014
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Earlier this week we asked for your tip offs on what the Transport Committee should investigate this year. From potholes to parking, traffic lights to train tickets – here are some of your best bits… (more about travel issues...)

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Your view: pensioners save on trains, travel and trims

by , Conversation Editor Consumer Rights 17 January 2014
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Earlier this week, we asked whether you’d discovered any perks or benefits for being a little bit older and a lot wiser when it comes to saving money. We've rounded up some of your best comments. (more about pensioner benefits...)

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Your view: riled by rail fare rises?

by , Conversation Editor Transport & Travel 11 January 2014
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Our Conversation on the cost of travel prompted some great comments – from the standard of service to the need to commute into central London and similar cities. So we've rounded up some of your best bits... (more about rail fare rises..)

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Rail fare rises are a blow to those feeling the squeeze

by , Conversation Editor Transport & Travel 7 January 2014
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If you commute to work by train, were you stung by a price rise when renewing your season ticket? With the average price of an annual season ticket increasing by 3.1% you may feel that prices are going off the rails. (more about train fare increases...)

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Christmas just isn’t Christmas without a bit of Christmas pud

by , Conversation Editor Energy & Home 25 December 2013
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Merry Christmas everyone! You’ve opened the presents, tucked into the turkey and you’re now getting ready for dessert. But when it comes to the festive puddings, do you embrace or ditch the traditions? (more about Christmas puds...)

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Your view: it’s beginning to sound a lot like Christmas

by , Conversation Editor Consumer Rights 23 November 2013
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We resist chatting about Christmas too early on Which? Convo but it seems like you're raring to go. So put up your lights, tuck into a mince pie and get the Christmas list in order as we explore your best bits… (more on Christmas chatter..)

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Good customer service from your broadband provider?

by , Conversation Editor Consumer Rights 9 November 2013
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I spent some time sorting out an issue with BT after being overcharged on my last three bills. But, there’s a positive end to this story - I got my money back and was kept informed throughout the call. (more customer service..)

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Tablet shopper or high street trawler?

by , Conversation Editor Energy & Home 1 November 2013
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More of us are turning to our smartphones and tablets to make purchases. But do you prepare for Christmas with your beloved tech or is there nothing quite like the Christmas lights of your local high street? (more about shopping onnline...)

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Has the storm caused chaos for you?

by , Conversation Editor Consumer Rights 28 October 2013
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As we braced ourselves for storms last night it was difficult to know if it was just a precautionary measure or a sign chaos would unravel. Judging by the news and travel traumas this morning, it seems to be the latter. (more about storm damage...)

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