Tory pre-election pledge to freeze fuel duty welcomed by FairFuelUK


FairFuelUK has welcomed news that prime minister Boris Johnson has publicly committed to freezing fuel duty for the 10th successive year. The pressure group represents small businesses and hauliers across the UK and reacted to the news with “a huge sigh of relief as there was no mention of this levy’s future in his manifesto”. However, it warned that operators would be “hit hard” with a tax hike of 16% if Jeremy Corbyn – “the anti-motorist’s Sword of Damocles” – […]