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MPs call for earlier ban on sales of conventional cars and vans

John Wood ·

A Parliamentary committee of MPs has urged the government to bring forward its proposed ban on the sale of new conventional cars and vans to 2035 at the latest, and to outlaw hybrids from the same date.

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Welsh retailer invests £100,000 in revelopment of site

John Wood ·

A service station in the market town Llandeilo in Carmarthenshire has reopened after a £100,000 redevelopment, including rebranding as a Murco forecourt.

Justin Taylor at Winford Ford Service Station
Justin Taylor
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Spar forecourt retailer introduces free water refill station

John Wood ·

With plastic reduction a high priority everywhere, forecourt store owner Justin Taylor has become one of the first Spar retailers in the south west to introduce a free water refill station.

New-to-industry scheme proposed in Dorset town

John Wood ·

Forecourt developer Forelle Estates is planning a new-to-industry scheme in Gillingham, a town in North Dorset.

ACS chief executive James Lowman
ACS chief executive James Lowman
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ACS reminds retailers about pump labelling deadline

John Wood ·

The Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) is reminding retailers about the upcoming fuel labelling regulations which are coming into force next month.

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Sewell on the go Willerby is one of the sites included in the acquisition
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Sewell on the go buys the six sites that it rented in £10m deal

John Wood ·

Top 50 Indie Sewell on the go now owns all of its 13 sites after buying six sites it was renting in a £10m deal.

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Sainsbury's offers 10ppl discount for third time in two months

John Wood ·

Sainsbury’s has launched its third promotion in two months offering customers a discount of 10p per litre on fuel when they spend £60 or more on groceries at a Sainsbury’s supermarket or online.

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Posters warn holiday makers about selling untaxed tobacco

John Wood ·

A new nationwide advertising campaign to alert summer holiday makers of the consequences of selling untaxed tobacco in Britain has been launched by the TMA, the trade association representing the UK tobacco industry.

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Prolific drive-off pair convicted of stealing £2,000 of fuel

John Wood ·

Two women convicted of stealing approximately £2,000 worth of fuel from petrol stations around Salisbury, Wiltshire, have been sentenced.

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 19 August 2019
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East132.5364.57140.16129.06
East Midlands132.1066.40141.37129.07
London131.85141.85129.52
North East130.85144.25128.58
North West131.60139.66128.82
Northern Ireland129.13134.50126.35
Scotland131.8363.30140.01129.04
South East132.8662.50141.62129.81
South West132.24138.89129.06
Wales131.09138.10128.06
West Midlands131.8660.90141.24128.98
Yorkshire & Humber131.40140.49128.65

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