Petrol prices

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UK drivers told to shop around as petrol prices head to new highs
Supermarket fuel can be up to 5p a litre cheaper for petrol and up to 6p lower for diesel, says AA

Zoe Wood

23, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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UK petrol prices predicted to hit record high within days
Forecourt owners blame rising oil prices for soaring costs at fuel pumps

Rob Davies

20, Oct, 2021 @3:50 PM

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UK inflation falls despite rising petrol prices and supply chain crisis
Consumer price index eased to 3.1% in September from 3.2% in August, says ONS

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

20, Oct, 2021 @7:10 AM

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UK petrol price passes £1.40 a litre, highest in almost a decade
Average forecourt prices are 2.5p a litre from all-time high of April 2012

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

15, Oct, 2021 @2:38 PM

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UK public warms to road pricing as fuel duty replacement considered
Almost four in 10 back road pricing to replace fuel duty and other taxes as people switch to electric cars

Gwyn Topham

15, Oct, 2021 @12:28 PM

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UK faces ‘grim winter’ with households already paying £442 extra in bills
Fast rise in petrol, food and energy prices will cost UK households an extra £442, analysts say

Zoe Wood

08, Oct, 2021 @3:56 PM

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‘It was war’: school-run parents tackle petrol crisis traffic chaos
Residents set up traffic patrol to challenge drivers forming long polluting queues near London school

Damien Gayle

08, Oct, 2021 @2:27 PM

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UK petrol prices are closing in on all-time high, warns RAC
Cost per litre nears the record 142.48 set in April 2012, stoked by global demand outpacing supply rather than UK fuel shortage

Rob Davies

05, Oct, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Two in three UK firms expect to raise prices in Christmas run-up, poll finds
BCC warning comes as Greggs flags price pressures amid surge in fuel and energy costs

Larry Elliott and Sarah Butler

05, Oct, 2021 @9:30 PM

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The lesson of the fuel crisis? Hell hath no fury like a lorry driver scorned | Zoe Williams
Whether you consider the petrol blockades of 2000 or this year’s anger over shortages, it’s clear that farmers and hauliers are genius protesters, writes Zoe Williams

Zoe Williams

04, Oct, 2021 @2:12 PM

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Albanians living in UK ‘would work for free’ to tackle fuel crisis
Ambassador says many of Britain’s 150,000 Albanians would step in out of gratitude to the country

Matthew Weaver and Rajeev Syal

03, Oct, 2021 @2:37 PM

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Bringing in the army won’t halt petrol crisis, says fuel industry boss
Business chiefs accuse ministers of being ‘missing in action’ amid growing backlash against government

Michael Savage and Phillip Inman

02, Oct, 2021 @8:03 PM

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