77 percent of people surveyed in an ITV News/ComRes poll agree that the Government is responsible for causing unnecessary panic over the threatened fuel tanker strike.
Only 12 percent said they think the Government handled the strike threat in a responsible way.
The conciliatory service Acas has announced that talks aimed at resolving the fuel tanker drivers' dispute will be held on Wednesday.
The Prime Minister's spokesman's notes 'don't make sense' - does the Government's advice?
Preparations are due to start today for talks to resolve the fuel tanker drivers' dispute which lead to panic petrol buying across the UK.