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Fair Fuel UK Campaign needs just 34,000 more signatures

Headed by motoring “authority” Quentin Willson, the Fair Fuel UK Campaign is making good ground raising the profile of the ridiculous fuel duty crippling the UK. Their e-petition has been signed by over 66,000 but needs to make the magic 100,000 before parliament has to listen. The

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Obama steps in over US fuel prices while the UK government still flounders

President Obama stated that the US can not “drill its way out” of the surging fuel prices that have been plaguing American motorists and businesses, however he promised to do all he could to stabilize fuel prices. Speaking at a

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Morrisons looses £400m due to rising fuel prices, gains it on the forecourt

Richard Hammond’s favorite supermarket “Morrisons” has reported that rocketing fuel prices have stripped it’s shelves of nearly £40om profits over the last year. Their figures show that much of this money simply moved from the checkout to the fuel forecourt.

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UK Backs the Sun’s Fuel petition

MORE than 150,000 sun readers have now called for action and backed The Sun’s Keep It Down petrol price campaign. The Sun are petitioning  Chancellor George Osborne to scrap the April 1 fuel duty hike or honour a pre-Election pledge to

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Green Alliance warns against cutting fuel duty

Pleas from industry to cut petrol duty would cost the government £6bn and lead to a “fiscal black hole” in public finances that would have to be filled by raising other taxes, or by more painful public spending cuts, a

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UK hits back at OPEC’s claim that we are to blame for rise in fuel prices

Britain hit back at suggestions made by Abdalla el-Badri, secretary-general of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), that the government is responsible for record fuel prices. El-Badri said in an interview with the Times newspaper that pump prices reflect U.K.

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Chancellor George Osborne hints at fuel price help in budget

Help for hard-pressed motorists could be on the way after Chancellor George Osborne gave a strong signal he will tackle rising fuel prices in his Budget in March. He said he was looking at two things, the first would be

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