MPs tweet ahead of vote on fuel duty rise


Will be voting today with Labour colleagues to try to stop the Government's January fuel duty rise. Big concern in #Exeter & #Devon


Am expecting @edballsmp to face a difficult reception in the Commons tonight, as he argues against his own 3p fuel rise. #opportunismexposed


Cancelling the Fuel Duty3prise-this is the time for determined, patient lobbying of Chancellor, not parliamentary theatre backing Ed Balls


Osborne 'set to freeze' fuel duty

Conservative rebels said they expect the Chancellor to freeze a planned 3p rise in fuel duty for another three to six months. The Government has defeated a Labour motion to postpone the duty rise by majority of 48.