Motorists brace for Christmas fuel price increase

bp has halted all oil shipments through the Red Sea due to Houthi rebel attacks, citing a “deteriorating security situation”

Petrol prices hit lowest level since October 2021

The average price of petrol has fallen to its lowest in over two years at 142.57p per litre

“Drivers losing £184m monthly as retailers hold back fuel duty cut”

Despite a 7.5p per litre drop in petrol prices and a 7p reduction for diesel in November, drivers are still paying 10p more than necessary, according to a report

“UK supermarkets double fuel margins amid Ukraine war”

RAC data reveals that major UK supermarkets have doubled their margins on petrol and diesel since the onset of the war in Ukraine

Concerns over voluntary pump price disclosure

The RAC has emphasised the need for official wholesale fuel monitoring to ensure fair pricing by retailers

UK Energy Secretary warns retailers: Act or face legal consequences

Grant Shapps has issued a stern warning to retailers, urging immediate action or else face severe legal repercussions for their practices in the wake of fuel price hikes

EV charging facility to transform former petrol station in Manchester

The ‘green’ project will feature 16 ultra-rapid chargers and biodiverse planting of native British species

Supermarket fuel margin hike costs UK drivers £900m

The Competition and Markets Authority has found that the supermarket fuel margin increase costs customers approximately £75 million per month

Supermarkets slash diesel prices amid competition concerns

Several supermarkets have reduced diesel prices by over 7p per litre following concerns raised by the Competition and Markets Authority

Diesel drivers ‘overcharged despite cheaper wholesale prices’

Experts have estimated that in April, diesel drivers paid 16p more per litre despite cheaper wholesale prices than petrol