'True cost of fuel' signs go up

As fuel prices increase again - a campaign's started to show drivers in our region the true cost of tax paid on Petrol and Diesel. Signs are going up on filling station forecourts - showing the exact breakdown of what we're paying for.

Pictures: 'True cost of fuel' signs go up in filling stations

As fuel prices increase again - a campaign's started to show drivers in our region the true cost of tax paid on Petrol and Diesel.

Petrol signs
True cost of petrol Credit: Taxpayers Alliance/Nick Pickles

Signs are going up at filling stations showing the breakdown of what we are paying for. The taxpayer's alliance says 60 per cent of what we pay at the pumps goes directly to the tax man. They are hoping to put pressure on the Chancellor to cut duty by five pence per litre over the next five years.

Petrol signs
True cost of petrol Credit: Taxpayers Alliance/Nick Pickles
True cost of petrol
True cost of petrol Credit: Taxpayers Alliance/Nick Pickles

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