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July

Thief admits 21 drive-offs

A thief has admitted driving off from 21 petrol stations across the West Midlands and Staffordshire without paying over a seven-month period.

Inquiry into tobacco smuggling welcomed

The Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) has welcomed a new inquiry launched by an all-party committee of MPs into tobacco smuggling in the UK.

MPs urge government to act over oil refining industry

MPs have urged the Government to take action to maintain the health of the UK oil refining industry.

Costcutter introduces contactless payment

Costcutter Supermarkets Group has become one of the first symbol operators to introduce new contactless payment technology across more than 500 of its stores.

Tobacco tax evaders jailed

Two men have been jailed after being convicted of tobacco tax evasion.

Sainsbury's running 10ppl-off promotion

Sainsbury’s has launched a loss-leading promotion offering 10p per litre (ppl) off fuel.

HMRC seizes adulterated diesel from garage

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has seized 2,800 litres of contaminated fuel, red diesel and kerosene from a filling station in the county of Caerphilly in South Wales.

OFT probes sale of stores by Alfred Jones

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has launched an investigation into the sale of 33 convenience stores owned by Top 50 Indies operator Alfred Jones (Warrington).

Armed robbery in Essex

Essex Police are appealing for witnesses after an armed robbery at a petrol station in Laindon.

Digger used to steal cashpoint

Witnesses are being sought by Bedfordshire Police after a petrol station cashpoint was stolen by thieves on Friday night (July 19).

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 2 September 2019
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East132.3563.90140.80128.93
East Midlands132.1271.23141.73128.82
London131.70142.12129.26
North East130.66140.60128.17
North West131.39140.18128.47
Northern Ireland129.03134.10126.35
Scotland131.70139.60128.79
South East132.7358.90141.28129.68
South West131.9563.90140.12128.70
Wales130.9855.70137.19127.82
West Midlands131.6066.90140.32129.05
Yorkshire & Humber131.2384.90140.57128.52

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