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Dani and Andy Garner being presented with the award
Merril Boulton and Matt Dawson present the award to Andy and Dani Garner
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Garner Group is crowned Forecourt Trader of the Year 2019

Garner Group has bagged the top award in forecourt retailing for the second time in five years.

Asda's Tonypandy filling station

Asda cuts cost of petrol by 3ppl but diesel price unchanged

A cut of 3ppl in the price of petrol has been made by Asda taking its price cap on unleaded to 122.7ppl, while diesel remains unchanged at 126.7ppl.

Fawley refinery
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Exxon Mobil wins consent for £800m expansion at Fawley

Exxon Mobil has won planning permission for an £800m expansion scheme at its Fawley oil refinery in Hampshire.

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Armed robbers threaten female assistant with a blade

Detectives are appealing for information after a masked man threatened a female petrol station worker in Gateshead with a blade before fleeing with cash.

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Drive-off thief steals £950 of fuel from service station

Lancashire Police has launched a CCTV appeal after almost £1,000 worth of fuel was stolen from a service station in Chorley.

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Report calls for action over attacks on shopworkers

New research from City University of London calling for greater action from the Government to tackle violence against shopworkers has been welcomed by the Association of Convenience Stores (ACS).

electric car charging

Northern Powergrid takes action to support electric vehicles

Northern Powergrid, the electricity distribution business for North East England, Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire, has revealed the steps it is taking to support the electrification of transport in its region.

ACS chief executive James Lowman
ACS chief executive James Lowman
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ACS welcomes exemption option in Scottish deposit return scheme

The Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) has welcomed further detail from the Scottish Government on the proposed regulations for the introduction of a deposit return scheme, which includes plans to allow retailers to apply for exemptions.

Computer generated image of scheme
Computer generated image of the scheme
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Extra MSA Group submits £70m motorway service area proposal

Outline proposals for a £75m motorway service area (MSA) at junction 11 of the M62, north-east of Warrington, have been submitted by Extra MSA Group.

electric car charging

Treasury unveils £400m fund to boost rapid charger network

The Treasury has launched a £400m fund to bolster Britain’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure, with the first £70m allocated for 3,000 rapid charge points – more than doubling the number across the UK to 5,000.

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 2 September 2019
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East132.3563.90140.80128.93
East Midlands132.1271.23141.73128.82
London131.70142.12129.26
North East130.66140.60128.17
North West131.39140.18128.47
Northern Ireland129.03134.10126.35
Scotland131.70139.60128.79
South East132.7358.90141.28129.68
South West131.9563.90140.12128.70
Wales130.9855.70137.19127.82
West Midlands131.6066.90140.32129.05
Yorkshire & Humber131.2384.90140.57128.52

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