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Motorists should take a break, as research shows increased dangers of winter driving

One in three motorists admit to compromising the safety of themselves or others while driving in the dark, tired, according to new research commissioned by motorway service operator Roadchef.

The energy network can cope with an EV future, says National Grid

There is enough clean energy to cope with an electric vehicle future, according to Graeme Cooper, project director – electric vehicles, at the National Grid.

New Gulf branding, Oasis Garage, Hull
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Gulf is driving change, says Billington, as new branding rolls out

Gulf is driving change in the industry with its innovative approach that puts dealer profitability at the top of the tree, according to Richard Billington, retail director of Certas Energy, as the roll-out of the new Gulf branding gets under way.

ACS highlights crucial role of c-stores in local communities

The Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) has responded to a call for evidence from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs to help inform the National Food

Half of Brits unconvinced by electric cars

Less than half of people who drive would currently consider getting an electric vehicle according to new research from Lex Autolease, despite 61% of respondents saying they are aware

Bristol’s diesel-free city plan

Bristol could become the first UK city to ban diesel vehicles from part of its city centre. Bristol City Council’s Cabinet is being asked to approve a small area diesel ban for all privately

Forecourts perform well in underage tobacco purchase tests

Forty per cent of shops in England failed underage tobacco purchase tests in 2018-2019, according to the Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI). However, while convenience stores recorded the most illegal tobacco sales (39%), forecourt stores fared much better accounting for just 3% of illegal sales.

SUVs are major contributor to greenhouse gas emissions, says IEA

Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs) were the second-largest contributor to growth in greenhouse gas emissions from 2010 to 2018, according to new analysis by the International Energy Agency.

Sainsbury's launches 10ppl-off fuel promotion

Sainsbury's has launched another price promotion, offering its customers the chance to save 10ppl on fuel when they spend £60 or more on groceries at a Sainsbury’s supermarket or

Lidl to install 'rapid' EV chargers at 300 stores by 2022

Discount supermarket chain Lidl has announced £25 million plans to roll out fast-chargers at more than 300 stores - around one third of its network - over the next three years, as

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 9 December 2019
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East Midlands130.01140.66126.05
North East128.45138.66124.29
North West129.1663.90138.34125.49
Northern Ireland127.22130.90123.29
South East131.04138.34126.93
South West129.9167.57137.18125.74
West Midlands129.94138.53126.11
Yorkshire & Humber129.21138.68125.42

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