Petrol price to fall next week

By Andy Rice 9 July 2010

The petrol price will decrease by 15c (93 ULP and RLP) and 18c (95 ULP and RLP) on Wedneday, the Department of Energy announced on Friday morning. Diesel and paraffin prices will also fall. The adjustment in the petrol price was later than usual this month, owing to the government wanting to maintain a stable price during the World Cup. Read more: Times Live


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