Friday, September 16, 2005

Petrol protests, redux

It looks like the threatened fuel protests and the resulting panic buying has had some effect. Asda has placed a ceiling of 89.9p per litre on petrol from its pumps as of yesterday evening, and Tesco is promising to knock 4p per litre off its prices from this morning. Hopefully the other big retailers will now follow the supermarkets and cut their prices...