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Should you pay your parking fine?

There's something about receiving a parking ticket that really makes your blood boil and that sense of irritation is only increased if you feel you've been hard done by.

Petrol prices fall as wholesale cuts passed on to drivers

Monday, 12 June 2017 | News

Petrol prices fell by nearly 2p a litre on average in May, while diesel prices tumbled by an average 2.5p a litre after retailers passed on savings in wholesale prices, the RAC’s latest Fuel Watch report reveals.

London bus users to save with new 'Hopper' fare

Monday, 12 September 2016 | News

Bus and tram users in London will be able to use the new ‘Hopper’ fare from today, which is designed to save cash for those transferring from one bus or tram to another during the same journey.

Petrol prices edge up in August

Monday, 05 September 2016 | News

Motorists were hit with petrol and diesel price rises in August, despite a price cut at supermarket pumps at the start of the month.

Train fares likely to rise by 1.9% in 2017

Tuesday, 16 August 2016 | News

Regulated rail fares in England and Wales are likely to rise by 1.9% in January 2017, based on the inflation figures released today.

Petrol prices have begun to fall, says the RAC

Wednesday, 03 August 2016 | News

The average cost of petrol on Britain’s forecourts fell in July following four months of price rises, the RAC’s Fuel Watch report finds.

Asda, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s and Tesco to cut petrol prices

Monday, 01 August 2016 | News

A petrol price war among the major supermarkets has been sparked, with Asda, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s and Tesco all announcing forthcoming price cuts.

Motorists hit by fourth month of petrol price rises

Tuesday, 05 July 2016 | News

Petrol prices edged up for the fourth consecutive month in June, according to the latest data from the RAC.

Petrol prices rise for second consecutive month

Thursday, 05 May 2016 | News

Motorists were hit by a second month of petrol price rises in April, according to the latest RAC Fuel Watch data.

Petrol prices rise for first time in eight months

Tuesday, 05 April 2016 | News

Petrol and diesel prices rose for the first time in March since July 2015, according to the RAC’s Fuel Watch data.

Drive down fuel costs (even further)

Thursday, 24 March 2016 | Article

As a motorist, you may be enjoying cheap petrol and diesel, but it’s important not to get complacent. The cost of oil will rise again at some point, meaning pump prices will go up again.