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Fuel theft: How to protect yourself

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Despite plummeting fuel prices in the UK, fuel theft remains a prevalent issue in the UK. In Cornwall, one man has reported that his boat has been emptied of fuel twice within a seven week period when docked in a private harbour. The theft victim said that although the first incident was an inconvenience, the […]

‘Weather Bomb’ Hits UK: Oil Tank Maintenance Tips

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With high winds and heavy rain covering the UK, heating oil users are warned to look after their tanks. The current weather can have a number of nasty consequences: Tanks can become dislodged by flooding or high winds. This can potentially lead to an oil spill and in a flooded area the oil will be […]

Heartless Thief Steals £1,000 Heating Oil From Hospice

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Police are searching for a heartless thief who stole £1,000 of heating oil from St. Clare Hospice in Hastingwood. Police have released CCTV footage of the thief, which shows him siphoning oil from the tank at the inpatient unit. Chief Executive of the hospice, Tanya Curry said of the burglary, “we are shocked and saddened […]