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Chancellor planning tax grab against diesel drivers


“The Petrol Retailers Association (PRA) has been informed by a well-placed parliamentary source, that the Chancellor is likely to announce a 1ppl increase to fuel duty for all diesel drivers in this week’s Autumn Budget. This would be a thinly disguised tax grab using air quality issues as justification,” comments Brian Madderson, PRA Chairman.

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PRA calls for cut in fuel duty ahead of budget


“The Petrol Retailers Association (PRA) strongly agrees with the UK’s leading motoring and freight organisations, that the Chancellor’s first aim should be to support the economy in this crucial period ahead of our formal exit from the EU by cutting fuel duty - this is already amongst the highest in Europe, especially for diesel.”, commented Brian Madderson, PRA Chairman.

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Hurricane Harvey hits home


Brian Madderson, Chairman of Petrol Retailers Association (PRA) warns that the impact of the record breaking “Hurricane Harvey” devastating the Texan coast around Houston will also be felt by UK motorists as the summer season ends.

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