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Region's hauliers hit by rising fuel prices

Diesel is at its highest price in more than a year, new figures show. The average price for a litre of diesel reached £1.13 at the end of September, the RAC said. It has not been that high since 10 August last year. Petrol prices rose around half a pence last month to £1.12 per litre, just short of the highest price of the year. Matt Price reports