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Petrol prices hit record high

The average price at the pumps reached 140.20p per litre at the end of last week, with diesel at a new record of 146.72p

26 March 2012

Budget 2012: Fuel duty to rise in August

The Government will press ahead with plans to raise fuel duty in August

21 March 2012

Budget 2012 round-up: Pensioners the big losers

While the over 65s will be worse off, low and middle income earners could gain £220 a year. Other taxes will also rise

21 March 2012

Fuel rise 'will force job changes'

Some drivers will have to change or quit their jobs if August's planned increase goes ahead, an AA survey finds

21 March 2012

Driving costs soar in 12 months

The cost of motoring has jumped by 14% over the past year, a report by the RAC says

23 November 2011

Supermarkets cut petrol prices

Supermarkets are reducing the price of petrol, in one case to its lowest level since February

4 November 2011

Asda and Morrisons to cut petrol prices

The supermarkets will reduce prices by up to 2p per litre tomorrow at most forecourts due to the falling oil price

8 August 2011

One million more in fuel poverty

Rising gas and electricity prices pushed another million households into fuel poverty, government figures show

14 July 2011

Energy debts up three-fold in past four years

Charity the Money Advice Trust says it has seen a 181% jump in the number of people seeking advice for fuel debts

12 May 2011

Co-op enters energy market, but is it any good?

Co-op Energy has got the go-ahead from regulator Ofgem following a two-month trial, but its tariff could be pricey

11 May 2011