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MFG set to offload 87 sites as CMA provisionally clears way for Morrisons deal


A proposal by MFG owner Clayton Dubilier & Rice LLC (CD&R) to sell 87 service stations in order to adress competition concerns over its takeover of Morrisons, has been provisionally accepted by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).


EV charging high on the agenda as The Forecourt Show enjoys ‘fantastic’ post-Covid return


The issues around electric vehicle charging were high on the agenda at this week’s Forecourt Show, as service station operators and suppliers came out in force to catch up with the latest innovations and developments across the fuel and forecourt sector.

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Extra MSA unveils new plan for £90m service station on western M25


Extra MSA has unveiled a new plan for a £90m service station on the M25 on a site on the opposite side from where it lost a planning inquiry for a development last year.


Hockenhull Garages acquires four sites in the Midlands from EG Group


Award-winning Top 50 Indie Hockenhull Garages (HGS Leicester Ltd) has bought four sites from EG Group after securing a six-figure funding package from HSBC UK.

Summit 22 - Steve Rodell

SUMMIT 2022: The forecourt property market is great at the moment, but for how long?

2022-03-04T16:55:00+00:00By Tracy West

Steve Rodell, managing director, retail at Christie & Co, told delegates at Forecourt Trader Summit 2022 that the Covid pandemic – when fuel volumes dipped and non-fuel sales boomed – had given us a glimpse into the future, a future that included more and more EV charging.

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Third purchase in six months as Jos Richardson acquires Waterside Filling Station


Jos Richardson & Son Ltd has acquired the freehold to Waterside Filling Station in Beverley, East Yorkshire.

Warrington Services

Council decides to give no evidence to inquiry into its decision to refuse MSA permission


Warrington Council has announced that it will not present any evidence to a planning inquiry looking into its refusal of planning permission for a motorway service area to the north of junction 11 of the M62.