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Petrol

Fuel duty frozen for ninth year

Fuel duty is to be frozen for the ninth year in a row, the Prime Minister will announce today

3 October 2018

Drivers see biggest increase in petrol prices in at least 18 years

Motorists suffered the biggest monthly rise in the average price of petrol in at least 18 years

5 June 2018

Asda HALTS trial of temporary £99 'pay at the pump' charge at petrol stations

Asda has suspended a new £99 pre-authorisation hold on the cards of customers who pay for fuel at the pump

9 May 2018

Household bills rising slower than inflation, MSE Bills Tracker shows

Household bills are rising slower than inflation, but don't rest on your laurels as you could still make big savings

23 February 2018

Millions with basic bank accounts barred from paying at the pump

More than five million people with basic bank accounts are unable to 'pay at the pump'

22 February 2018

Driving to France? Check NOW if you need a new emissions sticker to avoid a possible £60+ fine

New rules in Paris, Lille, Lyon and Grenoble mean you're likely to need to display a vehicle emissions sticker

3 March 2017

Fuel prices hit 18-month high – but you can drive down the cost

The price of fuel is at an 18-month high, amid predictions the cost of petrol and diesel will rise again this month

5 January 2017

Autumn Statement 2016: Fuel duty frozen for seventh consecutive year

The fuel duty will remain at 57.95/litre, the Chancellor announced today

23 November 2016

Supermarkets vie to cut fuel prices

Motorists will pay less for fuel at many supermarket forecourts as a string of stores have cut petrol and diesel costs

2 August 2016

20 tricks to drive down motoring costs

Tricks to bring rising motoring costs to a skidding halt, including beating increasing fuel costs & car insurance hikes

30 March 2016

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