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High petrol prices cause drivers to ‘run on empty’

Imagine how awful it would be if your car ran out of petrol in the middle of a school run! That's the kind of risk we're putting ourselves at by driving on near-empty tanks, suggests a poll. According to Green Flag, mor...

Fuel strike off – no need to panic buy!

Those of you planning to take your family away in the car over the coming weeks can breathe a sigh of relief, as the threat of a national fuel strike has been thwarted. Petrol tanker drivers have accepted a deal in a vote, with 5...

Asda slashes petrol prices by 2p

Filling up with petrol for the week is a real drain on family finances but supermarket Asda has offered some respite by again lowering its pump prices. If you're planning on filling up your tank after the weekly shop at your...

Squeezed drivers point finger at ministers

As people feel the pinch at the pumps, a new survey has shown exactly where drivers feel the blame belongs. The new study,put together and published by campaign group FairFuel UK,showed that nearly 90% of motorists in the UK fe...

No let up for drivers as petrol prices soar

We know only too well how expensive it can be ferrying the kids from A to B and getting into work. But don't expect any respite - for it's actually getting dearer, according to latest figures. The AA said prices at the ...

Petrol prices fuelling fewer supermarket trips

Hauling a trolley around a bustling supermarket is difficult enough without having to keep the kids under control. Why is it they always choose these exact moments to cause mischief? The weekly shop is a necessary nightmare for m...

Petrol prices will continue to stretch us: AA

Whether it's driving to and from work, ferrying the kids around or just heading to the shops, one expense we can all agree we'd love to wipe out is petrol. When you're already struggling to keep costs manageable at...