Rising fuel costs continue to be a problem in the UK: it has been estimated that fuel prices could go up by as much as 40% in the Winter of 2008. This could hit many households very hard and it is unlikely to get any better. Rising wholesale gas prices have been blamed and these are closely linked to the price of oil. The price of oil has also been rising steeply.
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Read the full bbc news story about rising fuel prices