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PRA welcomes landmark supreme court decision regarding ATMs on petrol forecourts

20/05/2020

We are delighted that the Supreme Court has ruled in favour of retailers, meaning that they will now be rightly owed around £500 million in business rates refunds,” said Brian Madderson, Chairman of the Petrol Retailers Association (PRA), commenting on the Supreme Court’s unanimous decision today (20 May) that ATMs at existing shops should not be subject to separate business rates assessment.*

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PRA warn of filling station shutdown in rural areas

01/04/2020

“To help freight move and help key workers travel safely and independently through this period of crisis, petrol filling stations (PFS) must remain open, but this is proving to be a challenge for many filling stations,” said Brian Madderson, Chairman of the Petrol Retailers Association (PRA).

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PRA appeals to the government to reform ATM fees

03/03/2020

“ATM usage fees now pose a major concern for the UK economy, as access to cash – particularly amongst low income households or those in rural areas - becomes ever more restricted,” said Brian Madderson, Chairman of the Petrol Retailers Association (PRA) in his appeal to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).

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CWA welcomes proposals for hand car wash licensing scheme

12/02/2020

“We are excited that Government, through the Office for Labour Market Enforcement, is at last proposing practical measures to combat the fast growing, mostly illegal, trade of non-compliant hand car washes,” said Brian Madderson, Chairman of the Petrol Retailers and Car Wash Associations.

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PRA urges chancellor to cut road fuel tax by 2PPL

07/02/2020

“The PRA is calling for a cut in road fuel duty, that will help working people and businesses across the country,” said Brian Madderson, Chairman of the Petrol Retailers Association (PRA) in his submission to the 11 March Budget.

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