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November

Crisis talks over tankers

The government is in talks with the oil industry to ensure the security of fuel supplies after a safety problem affecting about 12% of the British tanker fleet was discovered.

Government selects rural rebate towns

The UK government has submitted an application to the European Commission (EC) to extend the rural fuel rebate scheme to 10 new towns.

AA and RAC praise cuts

Both the RAC and the AA have praised retailers for passing on savings on lower wholesale fuel prices to their customers.

in brief

Union official resigns

MP told that LPG needs long-term commitment

LPG fuel could disappear from many UK forecourts unless the government makes long-term commitment to support it, a leading supplier has warned

High voltage hazard halts forecourt valet

A site engineer about to valet a forecourt in Staffordshire had a narrow escape after he discovered high-voltage overhead cables less than three feet from a price sign.

UKPIA: Christ Hunt

As I write this column the focus of our attention has been on the uncertainty about the future of the Grangemouth oil refinery in Scotland.

New Simply Fresh on a forecourt

The second Simply Fresh store on a forecourt, and the 45th overall, has been launched at Grafton, Bolton.

HMRC raids fuel facility

A laundering plant capable of producing more than 9.1 million litres of illicit fuel a year and potentially evading around £5.9m in taxes and duty has been dismantled by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Tesco secures partner for screen debut

Tesco has signed a deal that will provide digital advertising and customer messaging across its entire estate of 450 petrol stations in the UK.

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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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