AA Fuel Report: Prices to ease as barrel prices lower slightly
Unleaded prices have risen by 4.0ppl from 138.5ppl to 142.5ppl. Diesel prices have risen by 2.4ppl from 145.5ppl to 147.9ppl. The price difference between unleaded and diesel has fallen to 5.4ppl. Northern Ireland recorded the highest price for unleaded at 143.9ppl. Scotland recorded the lowest price for unleaded at 142.2 ppl. The South East recorded the highest diesel price at 148.5ppl. Yorkshire and Humberside have the cheapest diesel at 147.3ppl.
Supermarket prices for unleaded rose by 4.2ppl to 140.3ppl. The gap between supermarket prices and the UK average for unleaded has fallen to 2.2ppl.
The UK has the seventh highest petrol price in Europe and the second highest diesel price.