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Scotland slashes drink drive limits

The Scottish Parliament has unanimously approved slashing the drink drive limit, reducing the alcohol limit to just 50ml per 100ml of blood. The move which sees Scotland move in line with several European countries could see you facing drink drive

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UK Fuel sales slump by over 10% this quarter, new car sales close behind

According to official figures by The Department of Energy and Climate Change fuel sales in the UK have slumped this spring despite a slight dip in pump prices. The figures reveal that almost 500 million fewer litres of fuel were sold between

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UK fuel consumption down as fuel prices climb

The UK has seen a sharp decrease in fuel consumption as fuel prices continue to climb across the country. Fuel deliveries within the UK are down 10.6 percent in the second quarter of 2012 compared to Q1 as motorists feel

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Government to force regulation on Fuel retailers as Coryton Refinery halts production. A mixed bag for motorists.

The government has called on fuel retailers across the UK to implement their own code of practice to make it possible for motorists to monitor daily fuel prices.  According to Transport Secretary Justine Greening the government plans to introduce legislation if retailers do not

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The fuel shortage farce: Ministers getting it wrong as motorists suffer

Even though the union Unite has not confirmed the tanker strike for the Easter holidays, Motorists are still queuing at the pumps causing shortages even before the planned action. Panicked motorists have been spurred on by a mix of misinformation coming from

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AA urges motorists to fight against fuel price rises

THE AA has urged drivers to back the Mirror’s Will the Penny Drop campaign and protest against sky-high petrol and diesel prices. Company bosses have drafted an online petition for motorists to send to their MPs to ensure the penny-per-litre

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