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Record gap between petrol and diesel pump prices 29 Sep 2022

The pump price gap between diesel and petrol has hit a record high. Analysis by the RAC Foundation and the PA news agency of weekly fuel price data from the Department for Business, Energy and Indu
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Road deaths rise year-on-year 29 Sep 2022

An estimated 1,558 people died on Britain's roads last year according to the latest government data. This was an increase of 7% on 2020 when traffic levels were down substantially because of the Co
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Football fans face big travel costs as new season startsĀ  12 Aug 2022

Fans of Premier League football teams driving themselves to away games this season face big rises in their transport costs because of soaring fuel prices. Today a Liverpool supporter, for example,
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Delays at Dover just the latest in long list of disruption 24 Jul 2022

Long delays suffered by holiday makers and hauliers at the Port of Dover over the past few days are only the latest in a long list of disruption seen over many years. The current chaos is reported
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Refining margins behind soaring pump prices 08 Jul 2022

The increasing margins being seen by oil refiners are a big cause of the recent record pump prices, analysis has shown. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) says that "the 'refining spread'
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Road Safety Investigation Branch to be established 29 Jun 2022

A Road Safety Investigation Branch is to be set up for the first time, following a multi-year pathfinder project led by the RAC Foundation and funded by the Department for Transport and National Highw
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Research

Weekly fuel fact sheet

Weekly fuel fact sheet
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Pump prices over time

Pump prices over time
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Motoring price index

Motoring price index
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Plug-in vehicles on the road

Plug-in vehicles on the road
Research

New car mileage

New car mileage
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Wholesale fuel prices v pump prices

Wholesale fuel prices v pump prices