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Some Shell gas stations run out of fuel in UK

LONDON, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Anglo-Dutch oil group Shell RDSa.L said it was seeing increased demand for fuel at some of its petrol stations as worries over lorry driver shortages sent drivers to fill up their tanks. “We are seeing an increased demand today for fuel at some of our stations, which may in some instances result in larger queues. We ar
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Amid UK driver shortage, BP prioritising fuel deliveries to sites with big demand

LONDON, Sept 24 (Reuters) - BP BP.L said on Friday it was prioritising deliveries of fuel to British sites with the largest demand and seeking to minimise the amount of time when its petrol and diesel pumps were empty. "We are experiencing some fuel supply issues at some of our retail sites in the UK  and unfortunately have therefore seen some si
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UK in talks with Westinghouse over new nuclear power plant in Wales - The Times

LONDON, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Britain is in talks with U.S. nuclear reactor company Westinghouse on building a new atomic power plant on Anglesey in Wales, The Times reported. If it gets the go-ahead the new plant at Wylfa would be able to generate enough electricity to power more than six million homes and could be operational in the mid-2030s, The
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Britain has 10 days to save Christmas, retail sector says

* Retail industry warns of significant disruption * Queues form at some petrol stations - Reuters reporters * Britain to boost HGV driver testing * British ministers to meet on easing rules * Hauliers: there is no quick fix By James Davey, Victor Jack and Kylie MacLellan LONDON, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Britain's retail industry warned the government on
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Britain to resolve trucker shortage swiftly, minister says

LONDON, Sept 24 (Reuters) - British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said the country's shortage of truck drivers shouldn't last long as the government had sped up the number of HGV tests available. "Many more tests are being made available now so we should see it smooth out fairly quickly," Shapps told Sky News on Friday, adding that the number of
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