Cheaper petrol? Drive to Europe

Press Association
Italy petrol pump
Italy petrol pump

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The strengthening of the pound against the euro is giving Britons driving abroad more petrol pump power.

Those holidaying on European roads are saving an average of 4.2p a litre on petrol and 21p a litre on diesel compared with costs at home, revealed a survey by the AA.