Businesses in the region have welcomed the Chancellor's decision to postpone a planned 3 pence rise in fuel duty.
It had been due to go up in August, but will now be frozen until the end of the year.
ITV Business Club member Chris Reay, Managing Director of Reay's Coaches says it's given their firm a big boost in challenging times.
Businesses in the region have welcomed the Chancellor's decision to postpone a planned 3 pence rise in fuel duty. It had been due to go up in August, but will now be frozen until the end of the year.
Tesco has agreed to pay for any repairs customers may need to their cars after the diesel and petrol pumps were mixed up at their Catterick Garrison store.
The retailer is trying to get hold of everyone affected after a number of motorists reported breaking down.
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As negotiations continue between tanker drivers and their bosses over working conditions, a new report by the AA claims some families are spending more on fuel than feeding their family.
The ongoing arguments between the two groups has lead to a rise in fuel prices. The motoring group said prices at the pump hit a new high of 142.48p per litre this week, while diesel remains near its peak of 147.88p per litre.
One industry being hit hard by the soaring fuel prices is driving instructors.
Gary Greenup runs Independence Driving School, he says the cost of driving is putting people off learning.
The Government has changed its advice to motorists to top-up petrol tanks. It follows two days of panic buying. The official word from Downing Street is the situation is no longer urgent after the Unite union ruled out a strike by tanker drivers over Easter.