Effective from today, Thursday 17th October, drivers will benefit from filling up at one of its 322 petrol stations after the supermarket announced they are cutting the price of diesel by 3 pence per litre and unleaded by 2ppl following decreases in wholesale costs.

As of Friday morning any driver filling up at an Asda petrol station will pay no more than 121.7ppl on unleaded fuel and 125.7ppl on diesel.

Asda Senior Fuel Buyer Dave Tyrer said: "With wholesale costs falling and half term just around the corner, we’re pleased to be able lower the cost of fuel and pass these savings onto our customers. Drivers filling up at an Asda filling station will pay no more than 121.7ppl on Unleaded and 125.7ppl on diesel."