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Fuel prices hurting hauliers and customers say the RHA. Urging rethink over fuel duty rises to protect industry

Road Haulage Association’s  latest weekly fuel price survey has shown that hauliers pay on average 116.33 pence before VAT (139.60 after VAT.) for a litre of diesel fuel. The rocketing price of road diesel is a major concern to many hauliers who

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RHA welcomes proposed Government action on fuel prices

The Road Haulage Association welcomes the news that the Prime Minister intends to revisit the Conservative proposal to ‘share the risk’ of higher fuel prices between the government and road users. “We supported the proposal of a fair fuel stabiliser

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Prospect of fuel protests rises

Britain faces the prospect of a fresh wave of fuel protests after campaigners and MPs condemned new tax rises that will see the price of petrol increase by more than 3p a litre this week. A campaign group of farmers

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Prospect of fuel protests rises

An early day motion submitted by David Morris, the Conservative MP for Morecambe and Lunesdale, and a number of Labour MPs, argues that “fuel price reductions will help the economy and give much needed respite to the hard-pressed haulage industry”.

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