Sainsbury’s cuts price of petrol – and may trigger forecourt price war

Sainsbury's will cut petrol costs
Sainsbury's will cut petrol costs

Sainsbury’s has said it will knock 3p off the price of unleaded and diesel from Saturday.

David Pegg, fuel buying manager at Sainsbury’s, said: ‘We are committed to helping our customers live well for less and this is why we have decided to lower fuel prices for the second time in two weeks.

‘As of Saturday, November 17, both petrol and diesel prices will be reduced by up to 3p per litre.’