Live: Gas prices crisis - govt consider offering state loans to energy companies.

British Business and Energy Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng takes questions from lawmakers in parliament as the government considers offering state loans to energy companies amid soaring natural gas prices.

Home Secretary Priti Patel will then update parliament on developments in the Sergei Skripal case after police said they have charged a third Russian with the 2018 Novichok murder attempt.

BRITS may be left with higher prices and less choice for their energy this winter with more than one in seven providers set to go to the wall.

Business secretary Kwasi Kwarteng said ministers are braced for "more failures" than in a usual year due to sky-rocketing prices of natural gas.

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