In The Apple Tree

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The Price Of Petrol in Britain

Statistics from the BBC World at One: In 2008, when oil was $144/barrel, the price at the pumps in the UK was no more than 120p per litre of petrol. Today, the oil price is $113 but pump prices are 186p litre. The reason is that sterling was $2 to the pound, and now it is $1.20 to the pound. This drop occurred as a direct result of Brexit, and oil is traded in US dollars.

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An elephant run wild, drunk on rum, calls for a female without hope of being understood. What to do? It is not 1947 now.


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