Pensions Regulator  

BHS pensioners may wait months for Sir Philip to pay

Yesterday, committee chair Frank Field MP said: "I would like to ask now, on behalf of the BHS pensioners: Sir Philip, what have you sorted? What a fantastic Christmas gift it would be to the 20,000 pensioners counting on Sir Philip if he were to keep that promise now.”

In October MPs voted to strip Sir Philip of his knighthood. However this was a symbolic gesture, as MPs do not have the power to convey or take away knighthoods.

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