Pump prices have continued their slide as the oil price loses value
Pump prices have continued their slide as the oil price loses value. However, a drop in the intensity of the price battle between supermarkets has re-orientated regional prices back to a more normal pattern.
Unleaded prices are down 4.3p from 127.2 ppl to 122.9 ppl. Diesel prices have fallen 3.9p from 131.3 ppl to 127.4 ppl. The price difference between unleaded and diesel has increased to 4.5 ppl.
London has recorded the highest price for unleaded at 123.2 ppl. Yorkshire and Humberside has recorded the lowest price for unleaded at 122.7 ppl. Scotland has recorded the highest diesel price at 128.0 ppl. Yorkshire and Humberside has the cheapest diesel at 127.2 ppl.
Supermarket prices for unleaded have fallen to 121.3 ppl. The gap between supermarket prices and the UK average for unleaded has shrunk to 1.6 ppl.
(Fuel price data is supplied by Experian Catalist in cooperation with Arval UK Ltd)
(1 December 2014)