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Drivers are being hit by record fuel prices, but there are several ways of reducing your bills (Peter Byrne/PA)
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Petrol prices: How can I reduce my fuel costs?

There are a number of ways drivers can reduce their fuel bills amid record pump prices

Jun 9, 2022
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Cost of a full tank of petrol hits £100

Figures from data firm Experian Catalist show the average price of a litre of petrol at UK forecourts reached a record 182.3p on Wednesday.
Jun 9, 2022
UK

Fuel retailers failing to pass on duty cut could be named as pump prices soar

There is continued concern in Government that the 5p fuel duty cut implemented by Chancellor Rishi Sunak is still not being reflected in pump prices.
Jun 8, 2022
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Average cost of filling family car with petrol set to hit £100

Data firm Experian Catalist said a litre of petrol cost an average of 180.7p on Tuesday.
Jun 8, 2022
UK

Reasons why the UK could face a summer of travel misery

The PA news agency answers eight key questions about transport.
Jun 8, 2022
UK

Italy strike causes more chaos for UK air passengers

Dozens of flights between the UK and Italy were cancelled on Wednesday, with easyJet, Ryanair and British Airways among the airlines affected.
Jun 8, 2022
UK

Rail firms slam ‘hugely disappointing’ decision to axe £3bn HS2 Golborne Link

The link will be removed from the HS2 Phase 2b Bill despite it being included in the Integrated Rail Plan.
Jun 7, 2022
UK

Fuel prices ‘will hit £2 per litre this summer’

The RAC made the prediction in the face of rising oil prices and the weakening of the pound versus the US dollar.
Jun 7, 2022
UK

Summer holiday fears mount as chaos continues at UK airports

Thousands more airline passengers saw their travel plans thrown into disarray on Tuesday as dozens more flights were cancelled as the sector struggles to cope with staff shortages

Jun 7, 2022
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Gatwick passengers given ‘no help’ after flight cancellations

The last-minute cancellation of a Wizz Air flight to Sicily sparked anger.
Jun 6, 2022
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Call for ‘radical government intervention’ with petrol set to hit 180p per litre

The average cost of a litre of petrol reached a record 177.9p on Sunday.
Jun 6, 2022
UK

Holidaymakers stranded overseas due to flight cancellations

Passengers booked with easyJet, British Airways, Tui Airways and Wizz Air are among those affected.
Jun 6, 2022
UK

Motorists suffer ‘shock and awe’ as petrol prices soar during half-term

The AA said the average price of a litre of the fuel reached a record 177.9p on Sunday, up from 172.1p on Friday May 27.
Jun 6, 2022
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Car industry suffers second worst May in three decades

Just 124,394 new cars were registered last month, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders said.
Jun 6, 2022
UK

Flight chaos continues on eve of Platinum Jubilee bank holiday

More than 150 UK flights were cancelled on Wednesday and passengers who could travel were forced to wait in long queues at airports.
Jun 1, 2022
UK

An estimated 19m drivers preparing to hit the road for Jubilee journeys

Some 53% of respondents to an AA poll of 13,062 motorists said they will drive at some point between Thursday and Sunday.
Jun 1, 2022
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Driving tests ‘bulk booked and sold for profit’ amid huge backlog

The BBC reported that learners are paying sellers in excess of £200 to secure a test, which is more than triple the standard fee.
Jun 1, 2022
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Cyclists wear car frames to show ‘absurdity’ of vehicles hogging roads

Micromobility firm Dott is carrying out the stunt in Hammersmith, west London, this week.
Jun 1, 2022
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Grant Shapps demands meeting with airline bosses amid travel chaos

Airlines continued to axe flights on Tuesday with passengers forced to wait in long queues at airports including Manchester, Heathrow and Bristol

May 31, 2022
Transport

HS2 begins building Britain’s longest railway bridge outside London

The Colne Valley Viaduct will stretch for 2.1 miles above a series of lakes and waterways just outside north-west London

May 31, 2022
UK

Eurostar customers wait for hours in huge queue outside St Pancras

The company blamed a technical fault on a train

May 31, 2022