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Success despite oil demand & price slump

Rory Clarke Rix Group financial results statement

Leading Hull family business J.R. Rix & Sons Ltd has reported a successful trading year during 2020 despite ‘challenging and uncertain times’ brought about by the global Covid-19 pandemic. A slump in demand for petroleum products during lockdown, as well Read more »

Rix Petroleum takes on Ben Nevis

Employees of Grangemouth based Rix Petroleum will begin the eight-mile-long climb and descent of Ben Nevis on Saturday 3rd July, raising £2000 for the My Name’5 Doddie Foundation. The foundation supports people with motor neuron disease (MND) and is named Read more »

Rix Petroleum teams up with My Name’5 Doddie Foundation

The Grangemouth firm, Rix Petroluem (Scotland) Ltd has teamed up with a campaign launched by an ex-Scotland rugby star to help tackle motor neuron disease (MND). The charity was set up by Doddie Weir OBE and close friends after the Read more »

Peter Turner

It is with great sadness that Fuel Oil News reports the passing of Peter Turner, former managing director of Rix Petroleum, on the evening of Friday 22nd January 2021. Peter was a well-known figure in the industry, having worked at Read more »

Rix Petroleum supports the local community

Rix face mask

As a fifth-generation family business that has been operating in East Yorkshire for more than 140 years, J.R. Rix & Sons has always believed in supporting the local community. That’s why during the coronavirus outbreak, the company has gone out Read more »