Fuel card provider The Fuel Store is adding The Esso Card National Card to its network which will see it boost its network of 782 refuelling sites by another 1,172 sites. The new partnership with Esso Card owner WEX Europe Services, sees The Fuel Store increase its reach by 50%, to cover two-thirds of UK fuel stations, with over 3,000 new fuel sites in their network. Combined with the Keyfuels network, it will give drivers access to over 6,500 fuel […]
Fuel duty has been frozen for a fifth year in a row in today’s Budget.
Eurovision Logistics has become the first transport operator to support FairFuelUK (FFUK) with a monthly contribution. The Hull-based firm has backed the campaign for many months but wanted to make a financial gesture to help the FFUK team continue its battle for a fair deal on fuel. “We very much appreciate someone taking the impetus to battle on behalf of us hauliers over the issue of fuel duty,” says Eurovision MD Dominic Yeardley. “It’s very easy to sit back and […]
Harlow MP Robert Halfon has called for a parliamentary debate on whether the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) should investigate UK fuel prices. The Conservative MP wants a debate and vote to focus on the non-duty portion of petrol and diesel prices: specifically on whether there is a need to investigate possible price-fixing and anti-competitive behaviour by oil wholesalers. Halfon is seeking to table a Commons Motion on the issue, which has been backed by 65 cross-party MPs, and he […]