27 Sep 2021

‘Gridlock’ at some petrol stations

North of England Correspondent

Not everyone queueing outside petrol stations has been panic buying.

Doctors are warning that patients could be affected if medical staff can’t get to work, self-employed people say they rely on fuel to travel to jobs, and forecourt workers say they’ve been so flat out, they’ve hardly had time to draw breath.

While some petrol stations have been relatively quiet.