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Service Centre: Jac Roper on the New Year starting with problems with diesel tanks and cash machines

A second quote saves the day

Happy New Year to all. Right, that's enough joy; now back to the problems. Garry Gibson, head of operations at Cooper Bros in Wishaw, Lancashire, certainly had a time of it last year.

Service Centre: Help and advice from Jac Roper

Stand off at the pumps

Tony Barlow, whose business trades as Local Service Stations in beautiful Shrewsbury, had an adventure at the pumps one Saturday that you could all do without. He says: "Just after opening up, a small white lorry pulled up to the diesel pump and the driver asked if we took EDC cards. I knew we did but verified it on the till and confirmed as such to the driver.

Service Centre: A headache is cured and Jac welcomes new blood into the forecourt world

A chronic headache

Service Centre: Jac Roper covers a rave review; a rant about superstores; and yet another scam

A real five-star retailer review

Service Centre: Jac Roper looks at two-tier pricing and who is willing to lend money

Texaco deal fuels debate

Service Centre: Jac Roper reveals problems with pumps, plus does it pay to put yourself out for customers?

Having a breakdown

Service Centre: Jac Roper reveals an extra happy ending for one Forecourt Trader reader

Credit where credit is due

Service Centre: Jac Roper covers home-made sandwiches as well as fuel card woes

Home-made recipes could go wrong

Service Centre: Jac Roper looks at rates, a marathon deal and Britain's first driver-less car

Cliff-hanger

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Weekly Fuel Prices 17 April 2017
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East120.7367.90128.72118.72
East Midlands119.95131.24118.34
London120.8753.90129.98119.12
North East119.40130.73117.21
North West120.01128.97118.13
Northern Ireland119.1063.50117.39
Scotland119.90126.33117.67
South East121.0958.50129.83119.18
South West120.38128.30118.45
Wales119.75125.03118.03
West Midlands120.3661.57130.37118.53
Yorkshire & Humber119.72129.97118.08

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