Anyone seen it cheaper anywhere else in UK?

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  1. Eyeinthesky

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    image.jpg This was taken on Portland, Dorset today...getting better eh?
     
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    8p ltr cheaper than our cheapest.....pissed off living in this rip-off town.

    One independant garage just 10 miles away is selling at 120.9p......4p cheaper than our local supermarkets.
     
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    All the government's fault of course :LOL::LOL:
     
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    You want to live here, Just reduced to 129.9! One across the road is still 131.9!

    Craig
     
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    yes but you buggers don't pay tax, or more to the point are living there to avoid HMRC:rofl::rofl::rofl:
     
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    Well, no, nor inheritance tax, nor capital gains tax, nor stamp duty..........:blush:

    Craig
     
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    €1.17 lt in Galp station N332 Favara near Cullera Spain, we are all getting ripped off
     
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    Keep Portland Weird eh image.jpg
     
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    When it gets below 30p per litre I will stop making bio and buy dino.
     
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    Thats what happens when you live in a dependancy. :LOL:
     
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    What pisses me off is that derv has been up to ten pence a ltr more that petrol for what is a dirty unrefined fuel so how come it's so close now, who's buggering about? Petrol companies or government?
     
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    Itinerants !
     
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    Petrol companies. Duty is the same on both fuels. Diesel became more expensive here when people started buying diesel cars.
     
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    under 1,1o€ in Murcia
     
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    Unusual for Chesil Beach Motors to be cheaper than the big boy`s.. (y)
     
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    That reduction plus Tesco money off!
     
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    Simply supply and demand......... There has been a shortage of refined diesel (it is neither dirty nor unrefined, but a blend of components with additives the same way as gasoline is blended) due to very high demand in China and other Asian countries, meaning that the traders can sell for more profit over there, causing an arbitrage in pricing. With the slow down in China and India that arbitrage has narrowed and combined with what is effectively a glut of fuel in USA the refinery price difference here in Europe has narrowed as well. Add in to that the fact that diesel and gasoline are taxed the same here in UK and there is the explanation
     
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    Makes me glad I brimmed out tank a couple if weeks ago to stop the condensation in the tank, all 50 gallons at about £1.30 litre (don't want to look exactly) grrrrr
     
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