Drivers are panic-buying fuel in many petrol stations across our region because of fears over a potential strike by tanker drivers.
The government has been criticised for advising people to fill up their cars and jerry cans.
Halfords has reported over a 500% rise in sales of jerry cans after Cabinet Minister Francis Maude's comments yesterday. Sales of all cans have soared by 225% compared with this time last year with motorists buying in "the thousands". Halfords commercial director Paul MClenaghan said.
Watch the full report from Duncan Sleightholme: