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Thieves rip cash machine out of Tesco Express forecourt building

Thieves have ripped an ATM from the wall of a Tesco Express on a forecourt in Selby, North Yorkshire.

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Assistant taken to hospital with suspected fractures after attack

An attack on a staff member at a petrol station in Newcastle has left him with a suspected broken nose and cheek bone.

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Gwent forecourts help police tackle illegal off-road bikers

Gwent Police is setting up a partnership with local petrol station as part of a new strategy to remove illegal off-road bikers from the streets.

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Police release CCTV images after "despicable" armed robbery

Merseyside Police have released CCTV images of a suspect involved in an armed robbery.

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Tesco petrol stations in Essex targeted in string of burglaries

Officers from Essex Police are investigating a string of burglaries at Tesco petrol stations.

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Burglars break through roof to steal forecourt's till

Lancashire Police have launched an investigation after burglars broke into a petrol station and stole a till.

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Humberside robber runs off without taking anything

Humberside Police have released a CCTV image of a suspect in an attempted armed robbery at one of the sites operated by Top 50 Indie Sewell on the go.

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Six people charged over theft of £60,000 from forecourt ATM

Six people have appeared in court in connection with the theft of more than £60,000 from a petrol station ATM in Co Fermanagh, Northern Ireland.

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Intruders flee empty handed after setting off smoke device

Two intruders attempting to break-in to a petrol station were forced to flee empty handed after triggering a security device that filled the building with smoke.

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Robbers who assaulted petrol station staff with hammers jailed

Two men who assaulted petrol station staff with hammers were part of a gang of four jailed for a combined total of 25 years.

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Police patrol calls in at forecourt as raid is in progress

A crime in progress was discovered by officers in a police car on routine patrol who pulled onto a garage forecourt in Sussex.

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Thousands of pounds worth of damage was caused
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Attempt to steal ATM causes major damage to petrol station

Thieves attempting to steal a cash machine from a Hampshire petrol station have caused thousands of pounds worth of damage.

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Three men plead guilty to string of attacks on ATMs

Three men have pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit burglary between May and October last year following attacks on ATM machines across the East Midlands.

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Vintage car ends up in forecourt shop after crash

Staff and customers at a petrol station in Dover had a remarkable escape after a vintage car smashed into the forecourt shop on Monday June 25, ending up several metres inside the building.

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Slavery squad carries out raid on Manchester car wash

Officers from the Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority (GLAA) have joined Greater Manchester Police in targeting a car wash in the south of the city suspected of exploiting workers.

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Detectives investigating break-in at Tesco forecourt in Scotland

Detectives are appealing for witnesses following a break-in at around 11.55pm on Friday June 22 at the Tesco filling station in Dalkeith, Scotland.

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Robber jailed for attacking teenage female attendant

A 30-year-old man who attacked a teenage female forecourt attendant during a robbery has been jailed for six-and-a-half years.

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Northern Irish police warn about gang targeting rural ATMs

Detectives in Northern Ireland are warning that more than 15 attacks on ATMs may be down to the same gang, and are urging retailers to take precautions.

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Man charged after 3.6 million illicit cigarettes are seized

A 58-year-old man has been charged after an estimated 3.6 million suspected illicit cigarettes were seized by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) in the Gartcosh area, a few miles east of Glasgow.

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The stolen tanker
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Tanker containing 8,500 litres of diesel stolen in Wales

Dyfed Powys Police is investigating the theft of a fuel tanker containing around 8,500 litres of diesel worth more than £10,000.

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Car wash raid uncovers minimum wage breaches

A car wash in Southport has been raided by the authorities after it was suspected of carrying out human trafficking offences.

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Attempted ATM break-in causes major damage to petrol station

Detectives from Leicestershire Police are investigating an attempt to break into an ATM in Castle Donington.

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Teenage robber uses machete in robbery from forecourt shop

A boy thought to be as young as 14 and armed with a machete has robbed a petrol station in Leicester.

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Detectives investigating ATM theft seize drugs during search

Detectives investigating the theft of an ATM from a petrol filling station in Warwickshire have seized drugs with a street value of more around £50,000.

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Man armed with claw hammer robs Sussex forecourt shop

Sussex police are seeking witnesses to a robbery at a petrol station in Henfield.

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Man jailed for starting fire on forecourt and racial abuse

A man who claimed he had been short-changed after buying cigarettes from a petrol station in Salford, Greater Manchester, returned and started a fire risking an explosion, a court heard.

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Man in court charged with forecourt robbery and assault

A man has appeared in court charged in connection with an armed robbery at a petrol station in north Wales.

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Narrow escape after car smashes into petrol station shop

Staff and customers had a narrow escape after a car smashed into the front of a petrol station near Hull on Saturday April 28.

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Three ATM attackers sentenced to more than 50 years in prison

Three men responsible for a series of cash machine gas explosions in seven different locations, including three attacks at petrol stations, have been jailed for a combined total of 53 years.

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Shop thefts up 8% compared with previous year

The number of shop thefts has continued to increase, according to the Office for National Statistics.

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Petrol stations in Durham partner police in off-road bike crackdown

Durham Constabulary has reported that working with petrol stations across County Durham and Darlington is helping in a crackdown against off-road bikers who are causing a nuisance in their community.

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Thieves steal cash machine from forecourt in Northern Ireland

A cash machine and safe have been stolen from a service station in Co Down, Northern Ireland

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Police appeal for witnesses after altercation on Reading forecourt

Thames Valley police officers are appealing for witnesses following an altercation at a petrol station in Reading.

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Two man arrested after slavery raid at car wash site

Officers from the Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority (GLAA) and Durham Constabulary have raided a car wash site in Burnopfield following allegations the workers there were being exploited.

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ATM attackers sentenced to more than 30 years in prison

Three men have been sentenced to more than 30 years in prison for their part in a string of attacks on ATMs across Leicestershire and neighbouring counties in October and November last year.

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Humberside forecourts support crackdown on illicit motorbikes

Petrol stations owners in the North East are working with Humberside Police in an initiative aiming to take illicit motorbikes off the road.

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Knife-wielding robber threatens female shop assistant

A man threatened a female shop worker with a knife during a robbery at a petrol station in Ayr.

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One of the bullets in a forensics officer's hand
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Man injured in shooting on Birmingham forecourt

A man has been injured after his car was shot at on a Texaco forecourt in Birmingham.

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Thieves break in to Fraser's Retail store and steal cigarettes

Wiltshire Police are investigating after a quantity of cigarettes were stolen during a break-in at a Top 50 Indie petrol station in Marlborough.

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Women attacked in forecourt store robbery taken to hospital

A woman was injured when robbers stormed a petrol station in Norton, County Durham.

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Tobacco gantry removed after counterfeit cigarette conviction

A Tyne and Wear tobacco trader who sold illicit tobacco has had his gantry removed by Imperial Tobacco for violating the terms and conditions of his contract, and he will no longer receive any sales support from the company.

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Police searching for armed forecourt robber in Newcastle

Officers from Northumbria Police are searching for an armed robber who struck at a forecourt in Newcastle.

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Officers who disarmed gunman on forecourt honoured

Two police officers who disarmed an armed man on a forecourt were honoured at the Gwent Police Awards ceremony, which was held at the Celtic Manor on Monday night.

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Illicit tobacco discovered hidden in a bench seat
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HMRC leads anti-smuggling operation in Banbury

An operation to disrupt the sale and supply of illegal tobacco in Banbury uncovered 4,700 cigarettes, more than eight and a half kilos of hand-rolling tobacco, two kilos of chewing tobacco, and a bag of tobacco leaves, all believed to be illicit.

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Metropolitan Police unveils fleet of hydrogen fuel cell cars

The world’s largest fleet of zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell electric police vehicles is being set up by the Metropolitan Police Service.

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Three men convicted of blowing up cash machines

Three men have been convicted for blowing up cash machines across across south-east England, including several attacks on forecourts. In total they stole £150,000.

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Appeal for witnesses after attempted robbery

Officers from Devon & Cornwall Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery at an Exminster filling station on Sunday 4 March.

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Greater Manchester Police seeking three men after robbery

Officers from Greater Manchester Police are seeking three men after a robbery at a petrol station.

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Attacks on two service station ATMs in Cumbria

Detectives are investigating two thefts involving ATMs at rural service stations in South Cumbria.

Kent Police seeking three men after burglary at petrol station

Kent police officers are appealing for witnesses following a burglary at a petrol station.

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 13 August 2018
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East Midlands132.2178.40140.26129.44
North East131.67142.51128.83
North West132.2355.20139.96128.87
Northern Ireland130.9869.90134.15128.85
South East133.0865.40140.87130.38
South West132.56139.07129.94
West Midlands131.77140.75129.12
Yorkshire & Humber131.4360.80142.86128.78

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