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Moran’s Retail Managing Director John Moran (right) pictured with Paul Moran, Manager of Moran’s Centra, Strand Road, Derry-Londonderry
John Moran (right) with Paul Moran, Manager of Moran’s Centra, Strand Road
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Moran's reopens two sites after £2m investment

Northern Irish retailer Moran’s has reopened two of its stores in Derry and Coleraine after completing the first phase of a multi-million-pound investment and regeneration programme, with support from Ulster Bank.

Newmarket Service Station
Newmarket Service Station
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Rontec buys two sites from fellow Top 50 Indie

Rontec has bought two well established East Sussex petrol filling stations from its fellow Top 50 Indie Local Fuels.

MFG agrees 1 billion litres-a-year fuel supply deal with BP

Motor Fuel Group (MFG), the UK's largest independent forecourt operator, has signed a new five-year, 1 billion litres-a-year fuel supply contract with BP.

Shell UK HQ targeted by protesters

Shell’s London headquarters have been vandalised by climate-change protesters.

police handcuffs

Five-strong gang of cash machine raiders jailed

Five members of a criminal gang believed to have made more than £1m and caused more than £200,000 worth of damage after they attacked ATMs have been jailed.

Asda's Tonypandy filling station
The construction division built Asda's Tonypandy filling station
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New owner takes over at Premier Group's construction division

The construction division of The Premier Group, a specialist in retail forecourts and commercial fuel installations, has been bought by a new owner with plans to grow and diversify the company.

Red Lion Truck Stop
The Red Lion Truck Stop
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Certas Energy starts work on Northamptonshire fuel bunker

Certas Energy has hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for an HGV refuelling bunker site in Northamptonshire, 400m from the M1 at Junction 16.

Sign for accessible toilet

Government provides £2m funding for accessible toilets

The government has launched a £2m fund to help more motorway service stations in England become fully accessible for disabled passengers.

ford fiesta
Ford Fiesta was the top seller with 95,000 registrations
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Diesel decline depresses latest DfT car registration figures

Annual figures released by the Department for Transport show that 2.9 million new vehicles were registered in Great Britain during 2018, 5% fewer than during 2017. 

David Penny with the 2018 award
David Penny won the award in 2018
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Nominations open for Special Recognition Award

As this year’s Forecourt Trader Awards get under way, we are seeking nominations for our ‘Special Recognition’ award, which is run in conjunction with the Awards’ principal sponsor, Essar Oil (UK) Ltd, and is voted for by the readers of Forecourt Trader.

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 16 September 2019
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East131.91139.09127.72
East Midlands131.7067.90141.05127.78
London131.23140.26128.23
North East130.27143.10126.88
North West131.0561.90140.46127.66
Northern Ireland128.98134.61125.56
Scotland131.5452.70138.78127.59
South East132.3555.20140.48128.43
South West131.4959.90138.93127.63
Wales130.6864.90135.93126.92
West Midlands131.2068.90139.66127.86
Yorkshire & Humber130.9084.90142.07127.66

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