Bucks Free Press

RECAP: Queues continue as Boris Johnson fears supply chaos "beyond Christmas"


Queues at Asda, Tesco and Sainsbury's petrol stations in Bucks

By Robert Folker

Last updated:

    - Live updates as queues continue at petrol stations across Buckinghamshire for the seventh day.
  • - A national shortage of lorry drivers has led to the closure of some petrol stations, prompting panic buying across the UK.
  • - Thames Valley Police launch an investigation after reports of a "large fight" at High Wycombe petrol station.
  • - Martin Tett, leader of Buckinghamshire Council, blames the BBC for "hyping" up fuel shortage into a crisis.
  • - Army on standby in preparation to deliver fuel
  • - Council issues 'permits' for school transport providers to show at petrol stations