Private talks have begun to avoid a fuel tanker strike, as petrol prices continue to soar at the pumps, Consumer Editor Chris Choi looks at whether an agreement is likely.
Richard Lawrence reports on the continuing petrol panic buying.
The Union representing tanker drivers announced today there will be no fuel strike before Easter, but panic buying at petrol stations has not let up. The Government urged UNITE to call off the strike altogether.
Petrol stations came to a standstill yesterday and panic buying is continuing today over fears of a strike. But Unite have now pulled out of a strike to focus on talks.
Follow the latest developments on the fuel story here