Asda petrol station in Highbridge to open as fuel price war looms
new petrol station in Highbridge is set to open on Wednesday (December
2nd) with the promise of offering some of the area's lowest fuel
supermarket is vowing to offer motorists some of the area's lowest
cost fuel with the opening of its long-awaited station.
Vaughan, deputy manager at the Highbridge store, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"We will be very competitive on prices, offering fuel at
national Asda levels which is great news for motorists in the
Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge area."
called the local petrol market "stale" and said it "needs
District Council gave the go-ahead
for Asda's eight-pump petrol station in November 2013.
new petrol station has been built in place of the small residents'
car park next to the access road into the Highbridge store despite
opposition from some of those living close by.
spokesman at a local petrol station said: "Supermarkets sell
poorer quality, lower octane fuel which is why it's cheaper than