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Football fans face big travel costs as new season starts  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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Pump prices to be investigated 14 Jun 2022

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is to conduct "a swift high-level review of competition in the fuel retail market." The move comes after a request from the business secretary Kwasi Kwa
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Study sheds light on why older drivers have crashes 14 Jun 2022

Older drivers involved in serious crashes are more likely to have not looked properly than motorists of all ages, new research suggests. A Department for Transport report into older driver collisio
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Firms fight back against reforms to parking on private land 04 Jun 2022

Three years after a law was passed to tackle the worst abuses of private parking companies the Department for Levelling Up Housing and Communities (DLUHC) has backed down in respect of two legal chal
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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
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New car mileage

New car mileage
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Wholesale fuel prices v pump prices

Wholesale fuel prices v pump prices