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BOSS launches crime website

The British Oil Security Syndicate (BOSS) has unveiled its website at The new site aims to provide BOSS's police and petrol retail partners with a comprehensive information resource as well as informing visitors about the campaigning work that BOSS undertakes in order to

Oil industry cricket tournament

On Monday June 22 three teams representing the oil industry will take part in a cricket tournament at Lord's, the home of cricket. Manufacturers, retailers and suppliers will do battle on

An appetite for success

Shoppers continued to develop a healthy appetite for food-to-go on forecourts last year, helping to boost sales in the sector and cut retailers' reliance on tobacco sales.

In the surgery this month - Plantation Filling Station, Kendal, Cumbria

GENERAL APPEARANCE: The store is housed in a 'farm shop' style wooden cabin and the filling station shares the site with an outdoor clothing/camping shop that boldly promotes discount prices and seems to attract a

Paying your way

== Minimum Wage to rise ==

Help and advice from jac roper

== We've got it all covered except for the rent ==

Onwards and upwards

Up until a year ago, Palmer & Harvey (P&H) viewed itself as a very efficient traditional wholesaler and that was all - but now that's changed. P&H says it has enhanced its market-leading delivery capabilities by offering complete, tailored solutions for its retail partners - and those include many forecourts.

Golden Gilhams

Buoyed by a glowing report in last month's Shop Doctor, Derek Lodge, chairman of Top 50 Indie Rusdene Services, invited me down to see this "marvellous" site in West Sussex, which was the subject of the article. Rusdene runs Gilhams Service Station in partnership with another Top 50 Indie, FW Kerridge. The

Retailer summit

An industry-wide consultation, that will set the agenda for local shops into the next General Election and beyond, was announced by James Lowman, chief executive of the Association of Convenience Stores, at last month's Summit '09 in Birmingham.

Fuel Market Review 2009

Once again Catalist is pleased to be able to provide Forecourt Trader with the UK summary for its Fuel Market Review 2009. The data shown in the following tables is from Catalist's latest release of its UK database in May for the first quarter of 2009.

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 18 May 2020
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East Midlands112.21122.26106.78
North East110.8763.90125.50105.36
North West111.4965.90121.74106.55
Northern Ireland108.30111.90101.84
South East113.30122.65108.11
South West112.20120.84106.51
West Midlands112.13125.92106.81
Yorkshire & Humber111.7057.70123.12106.23

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