That British Gas Twitter Q&A car crash – some of the stand-out responses
After recently announcing that they would be increasing energy prices by 9.2% in November, British Gas suffered a car crash of a PR stunt yesterday afternoon when they announced they would be holding a Q&A session with their Customer Services Director Bert Pijls.
Here’s a selection of some of the stand-out “questions” from the fateful session:
Our Customer Services Director Bert Pijls will be taking part in a Q&A about our price rise at 1-2pm. Tweet your questions using #AskBG!
— British Gas (@BritishGas) October 17, 2013
Hi Bert, which items of furniture do you, in your humble opinion, think people should burn first this winter? #AskBG
— Lee Vincent (@LeeJamesVincent) October 17, 2013
— TechnicallyRon (@TechnicallyRon) October 17, 2013
— Felicity Morse (@FelicityMorse) October 17, 2013
#AskBG would it be ok to burn the corpses of your board of directors when I can’t afford heating?
— Matt Kelly (@Matt_Dot_Com) October 17, 2013
“Will you pass on the cost savings from firing your social media team to customers?” #askBG
— James Ball (@jamesrbuk) October 17, 2013
— fleetstreetfox (@fleetstreetfox) October 17, 2013
#AskBG My office has a window where the sun comes in and makes the side of my head really hot. How much do I owe you?
— Dean Burnett (@garwboy) October 17, 2013
#AskBG Can you recommend a good energy supplier?
— 500ml (@ncguk) October 17, 2013
Whats yours favourite toilet roll?! £20 or £50 notes?! #AskBG
— BROWN BEAR (@__THE_BEAR__) October 17, 2013
— Lisaaaargh! (@BiscuitAhoy) October 17, 2013