Air passenger duty rises by 8%, as announced by the government in the Autumn Statement last year, but airlines call for the tax to be reviewed.
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Ulster Unionists elect high-profile leader
Footage emerges of Peter Cruddas saying the Tories need to be seen as fighting to keep the Union even if they do not agree with it.
Is George Galloway’s shock by-election win a sign of the future?
Queues for petrol are easing after unions announced there would be no strike over Easter, motoring organisations say.
Anti-Islamic organisations from across Europe are holding a rally in the Danish city of Aarhus.
The government changes its advice to motorists after two days of panic buying at petrol stations, saying the need to top up is not urgent.
A scheme to help migrants forced to leave relationships as a result of domestic violence is being made permanent, the Home Office says.
The Scottish government says Scotland has enough fuel to meet demand despite a slight increase in sales at petrol stations.
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David Cameron has welcomed news that the rules on fuel tanker drivers’ hours on the road are temporarily relaxed to help the transport of supplies to filling stations.
Baroness Warsi accuses Labour of trying to make political capital out of the news that a woman suffered 40% burns when petrol ignited as she was decanting it in her kitchen.
Labour leader Ed Miliband reveals details of meetings and dinners he has had with donors who have given more than £7,500 to the party.
Liam Byrne says he wants to be Labour candidate for mayor of Birmingham and will resign from the shadow cabinet if the city votes for an elected mayor in May.
George Galloway says Respect’s by-election win is part of a „tidal wave” of feeling against the big parties, as Labour pledges to „learn lessons” from defeat.
The Labour MP Ronnie Campbell says the Queen is a „fifth generation German” with no right to rule.
Why did George Galloway win the Bradford West parliamentary seat from Labour, winning the by-election by 10,140 votes.
Shadow foreign secretary Douglas Alexander has accused the Conservative government of manipulating its response to the fuel crisis for political reasons.
Green Party leader Caroline Lucas visits Norwich and calls for a thriving green economy.
First Minister Carwyn Jones says Wales will miss out on major infrastructure projects unless his government has the power to borrow money.
A strike over Easter by fuel tanker drivers is ruled out by Unite, after government warnings about possible action and queues at some petrol stations.
Labour „must learn lessons from a very disappointing result” in the Bradford West by-election, deputy leader Harriet Harman has said.
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Demand for petrol rose 172% on Thursday amid fears of a fuel tanker drivers’ strike, while diesel was up 77%, says independent retailers’ group RMI Petrol.