Channel 4’s current affairs programme Dispatches has gone undercover to investigate the gold sold through some of the high street’s biggest jewellery retailers. The programme was presented by Deirdre Bounds, who went campaigning on the streets of London.
The programme has apparently revealed that British consumers are being given the wrong information by retailers when buying gold jewellery. See:
For a direct link to the programme go to: (You can also sign up to the pledge and make comments). The programme covers material on Goldcorp’s Marlin mine in Guatemala. Goldcorp is a Canadian company. Among its major investors are British-based AVA Investment Managers UK Ltd., Blackrock Commodities Income Trust plc and City Natural High Yield Trust plc.
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