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Shell plans to replace forecourt with EV-only charging hub
18 October, 2019

Shell is planning to be the first fuel retailer in the UK to take out traditional fuels from an operating service station and replace them with an electric vehicle-only charging hub.

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Supermarkets cut cost of fuel after RAC slams pricing strategies
18 October, 2019

Major supermarket groups have cut the cost of petrol and diesel after the RAC criticised their pricing policies and claimed the average price of petrol should fall by as much as 7ppl to reflect a fall in wholesale prices.

Ionity chargers at MFG Gretna Green
Ionity launches “Scotland's fastest chargers” at MFG site
18 October, 2019

Ionity has launched what it describes as Scotland’s fastest EV charging station at a site in Gretna Green owned by the UK’s biggest independent forecourt operator MFG.

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Armed robber threatens teenage assistant in Glasgow
18 October, 2019

Detectives in Scotland are appealing for information after an armed robber threatened a teenage assistant at a garage in North Glasgow.

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Two police cars responding to forecourt break-in rammed
18 October, 2019

Two police cars responding to reports of a break-in at a forecourt in Essex have been rammed by another car.

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PRA arranges Business Breakout in Swansea
18 October, 2019

The PRA will be staging a Business Breakout in Swansea on Thursday November 7 at the Liberty Stadium.

ACS chief executive James Lowman
ACS urges retailers to report crime to the police
18 October, 2019

The Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) has urged retailers to report incidents of shop theft to the police following a fall in reported incidents.

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Government announces plan forl decarbonisation of transport
16 October, 2019

The Government has announced plans for the full decarbonisation of the transport sector by 2050.

Andrew Williams receives his award
Certas Energy announces the 2019 SuperStation winners
16 October, 2019

A forecourt in South Wales has won two awards at SuperStation, Certas Energy’s forecourt standards competition.

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Robber threatens assistant and steals cash and cigarettes
16 October, 2019

A masked man dressed entirely in black has robbed a petrol station in Aberdeen.

When a major car manufacturer like Ford predicts that sales of its electrified cars will outnumber petrol and diesel models by 2022, does that ring alarm bells about the possible speed of change for forecourts?