Petrol prices near me: This is where to find the cheapest petrol and diesel in Preston, Leyland and Chorley after Rishi Sunak's 5p price cut

Drivers in the UK say they are still waiting for a fuel cut as their local petrol stations appear not to have reduced prices in line with Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s announcement.

Mr Sunak said fuel duty would be reduced by 5p per litre from 6pm on Wednesday, however some customers across the country reported prices rising instead of dropping.

Here is our latest round up of local prices and information.

At Sainsburys premises on Flintoff Way in Preston prices were 157.9 for unleaded petrol and 170.9p for diesel compared to 154.9p and 179.9p at the start of the week.

Those were the days - back in October motorists thought prices were too high when they reached a new record.

Meanwhile at Sainsburys Cuerden Way, Bamber Bridge, unleaded was 158.9p a litre and diesel was 170.9p a litre.

For those using the app it’s clear that supermarket stations can offer some of the best prices with different branches of Tesco, Asda and others all hoping to tempt buyers to their forecourts.

Motoring organisation the AA counsels drivers to remember to factor in the cost of driving to fuel stations when working out which is the cheapest place to go.

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Here’s a look at some of the prices per litre according to, most of which were last updated on Thursday.


Sainsburys Deepdale 157.9

Asda Fulwood 158.7

Morrisons Riversway 158.7

Tesco Penwortham 158.9

Tesco Chorley Extra 159.9

Tesco Chorley Buckshaw 160.9

Texaco New Hall Lane 163.9


Tesco Penwortham 168.9

Tesco Chorley Extra 169.9

Asda Fulwood 170.7

Tesco Chorley Buckshaw 170.9

Sainsburys Deepdale 170.9

Morrisons Riversway 177.7

Texaco New Hall Lane 177.9