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Asda kicks off supermarket petrol price war

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Asda has cut the price of unleaded petrol to 114.7p per litre and diesel to 116.7p per litre today at 301 filling stations, starting a a new price war between retailers.

Tesco and Morrisons were quick to announce cuts, following the announcment yesterday.

The average price of a tank of fuel could fall by around £1 this week as a result of the cuts.

The average of cost of unleaded was 120.07p per litre and diesel 122.04p per litre over the weekend.

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  • Maria Cole - 16/03/2017 11:59

    Good Old ASDA! Someone needed to take the leap in the hope that everyone would follow suit and they ASDA had the danglies to do it. By far my fav superstore, always has been. Now even more so that they are being so much more considerate than other supermarkets to individuals, families and businesses alike. In times where pay rises are practically non-existent and businesses profits are eaten away so easily, we all appreciate cost reduction in any way. ASDA continue to lead the way! Given them all a huge pat on the back. :-)

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