LPG availability between Newmarket and Norwich

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  1. Puddleduck

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    We'll need to top up the LPG in the next week or two. I haven't spotted an LPG garage in the area so far, does anyone know of one? The BP station that used to do it (on the A14) no longer have the sign out so I assume they no longer stock it.

    Don't go to any bother looking as it's not vital, we have calor if needed - just if you live in the area and know of an LPG station.
     
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    There is the BP garage on the A11 thetford does that still sell lpg ?
     
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    The Calor Depot in Norwich
     
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    Check out fill up LPG shows LPG in Dereham near Norwich.
     
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    Harvest Energy PFS, Bury red, Nuns Bridge IP243ED, just outside Thetford, SHOWING 49.9p per litre.

    Download FILLPG, it gives prices, addresses etc.

    Hymie.
     
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    We use the app fillLPG it's really good, updated regularly with prices and availability
     
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    Calor Depot at Saxham, just before you get to Bury St Edmunds on the A14.
     
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    Yes, FillLPG is the one to use.
    If you can't get the app they have a web site with a map - http://www.filllpg.co.uk/index.php?page=lpg.php
     
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  9. Scotties

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    We use Harvest, the one on the Bury st Edmunds side of Thetford, easy acces, filler on both sides.

    Regards Richard
     
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    I used
    Martin's service station Ltd,
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    Norfolk NR11 7HA
    Used them twice recently. Pump is on end of the lpg tank round the side by the hand car washers.
     
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    The filling station at Thickthorn roundabout , can't remember who , just west of Norwich on A11 I believe still has it, yes as above Calor at Harford , Norwich and I think it's Shell in Plumstead Road , Norwich , about 4 hundred yards from St Williams way roundabout towards Ketts Hill.
     
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    Filled up there three weeks ago on our way out of Norfolk. 49.90 per litre. Hope to fill up there on our way back as far cheaper than France!

    Asked at Calor depot Norwich and they will not fill motorhomes unless you can show you have a proper underslung permanent tank.
     
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    As Stevec said.. Right here in Thetford it is very handy for me !!
    The BP places have all lost their lpg pumps now.
     
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    Morrisons supermarket in Kings Lynn is the cheapest by miles (but it is a few miles out of your way).
     
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    Shell Fenstanton and Cambridge Services A14
    She'll Thickthorn A11

    BP has stopped auto gas, although the signs are still there
     
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    We use this one too,
    Chris
     
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    We use the Shell garage at Thickthorn Services A11 norwich ring road A47 junction. (y) Bob.
     
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    Thanks all. I will try to download the app when I get a better internet connection.
     
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    That is the problem with morrisons in Lynn, ok if you're in town but can be a pain to drive in to town if that is all you want when sainsburys and tesco are right on the A47.
     
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    Yes, too far out of our way this time round. I think we will try Harvest or the A49 / A11 as we go past. As I said not urgent yet but as we are going past we will fill.

    I have the CoC from Autogas so wonder if Calor would accept that? It's an alugas cylinder not a tank.
     
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