Garages set £30 fuel limit as panic-buyers take JERRY CANS to pumps

Petrol stations to set £30 fuel limit after panic-buyers storm pumps

9/25/2021 7:16:00 PM

Petrol stations to set £30 fuel limit after panic-buyers storm pumps

DRIVERS are set to be hit with a £30 limit on fuel after panic buyers queued at petrol stations across the country amid shortage fears. Police have been forced to marshal motorists after they raced…

"All of EG Group’s UK sites remain open and operational to serve customers.”Hundreds of motorists blocked roads yesterday after fears over a fuel shortage due to a lack of HGV delivery drivers sparked panic buying in Britain.🔵 Read ourfor live updates on the crisis

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Cops were even scrambled to forecourts to manage queues and keep traffic moving as tensions flared.Up to 100 BP petrol stations have been affected by the loss of fuel with around 20 of the company's 1,200 forecourts closed.Boris Johnson has now agreed to temporarily loosen immigration rules so foreign HGV drivers can work in Britain to help with the crisis.

But No10 warns any measures introduced would be “very strictly time-limited”.Ministers are also said to be drawing upemergency plans to bring soldiers into drive tankers to forecourts suffering supply issues.Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has urged drivers not to panic buy and told drivers to "carry on as normal". headtopics.com

A Downing Street spokesman said: "We have ample fuel stocks in this country and the public should be reassured there are no shortages."But like countries around the world we are suffering from a temporary Covid-related shortage of drivers needed to move supplies around the country.

"We're looking at temporary measures to avoid any immediate problems, but any measures we introduce will be very strictly time-limited."We are moving to a high-wage, high-skilled economy and businesses will need to adapt with more investment in recruitment and training to provide long-term resilience.

14Motorists queuing for up to an hour at a Tesco petrol station in Sidcup, south-east LondonCredit: LNP14More than 30 vehicles lining up at the ASDA petrol station at Brighton Marina, East SussexCredit: Eddie MitchellEmpty fuel pumps on the forecourt of an Esso Garage in Hastings, East Sussex

Credit: RexVehicles queue for fuel at a Sainsbury's petrol station in Weymouth14Queues for fuel at the Tesco petrol station in Ely, CambridgeshireCredit: Geoff Robinson14An aerial view of vehicles waiting to fill up at a petrol station in Ely, Cambridgeshire headtopics.com

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Credit: Geoff RobinsonDrivers queuing for petrol in Tonbridge, KentCredit: i-ImagesPumps out of action at a BP petrol station in LondonCredit: GettyQueues at a Sainsbury's petrol station in Colton, LeedsCredit: PATransport Secretary Grant Shapps has insisted motorists 'carry on as normal'

Credit: Eddie Mitchell14Fears of a fuel shortage due to a lack of delivery drivers has sparked panic buyingCredit: Andrew Styczynski14Huge queues along the slip road to the get to the petrol station at the Swavesey services on the A14 in Cambridgeshire

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Ambulance s going up and down road looking for petrol in Essex How is Brexit going? The media have created the fuel shortage by bad reporting and creating the panic buying, yes there is a hgv driver shortage but deliveries of fuel would arrive but this shortage is well truly created by the media- Allow the vaccinated to get the petrol and prevent the unvaccinated. It's that simple.

Scare mongering…🤦🏻‍♂️

Asda sets £30 limit per customer – latest updates on UK petrol shortageAsda sets £30 petrol limit amid panic buying as ministers plan HGV driver visa changes - all the latest Last week Tories were complaining about an ambulance shortage. There’ll be no fuel to put in them now as panic buying sets in. BrexitReality AreYouYesYet Good. And stopped jerry cans being filled!? One gallon

Petrol stations announce £30 limit on fuel after 'unprecedented' customer demandTransport Secretary Grant Shapps has urged drivers not to panic buy petrol amid chaotic scenes at fuel stations across the country - but the plea has fallen on deaf ears The globalists want deindustrialization in the west. This is how they are making that happen. No coal to power cities or factories no fuel to power vehicles and no food to power you & lockdowns I understand that you can't fathom being attacked like this but it's time to wake up Taking back control Panic Briton media have a lot to answer for

Drivers pack their cars with jerry cans while panic-buyers queueMotorists ignored UK Government pleas for calm as they jammed roads and police had to be called in to marshal drivers amid fears that fuel shortages could bring the economy to its knees. Has Britain gone totally Bonkers under Johnson ? That Brexit working a charm... 😡😡😡😡😡😡😡😡

Drivers pack their cars with jerry cans while panic-buyers queueMotorists ignored UK Government pleas for calm as they jammed roads and police had to be called in to marshal drivers amid fears that fuel shortages could bring the economy to its knees. Keep Calm And Carry On If u (media) never reported about we wouldn’t be in this position The selfish me me me society. Disgusting people. Hopefully karma will bite them yet!

Petrol stations announce £30 limit on fuel after 'unprecedented' customer demandTransport Secretary Grant Shapps has urged drivers not to panic buy petrol amid chaotic scenes at fuel stations across the country - but the plea has fallen on deaf ears The globalists want deindustrialization in the west. This is how they are making that happen. No coal to power cities or factories no fuel to power vehicles and no food to power you & lockdowns I understand that you can't fathom being attacked like this but it's time to wake up Taking back control Panic Briton media have a lot to answer for

Asda sets £30 limit per customer – latest updates on UK petrol shortageAsda sets £30 petrol limit amid panic buying as ministers plan HGV driver visa changes - all the latest Last week Tories were complaining about an ambulance shortage. There’ll be no fuel to put in them now as panic buying sets in. BrexitReality AreYouYesYet Good. And stopped jerry cans being filled!? One gallon