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Teddybear12 Member Posts: 765 Pioneering
What do I do ? Do I do a month's worth of food shopping in one go so saving on petrol, or go each week and have to find a garage with petrol ?  Panic buying by some people is a pain !!!


  • OverlyAnxious
    OverlyAnxious Member Posts: 1,643 Disability Gamechanger
    I guess your fresh food will be pretty unpleasant in a month's time!

    Just carry on as normal.  The more that do that the better it'll be for everyone.  

    Unlike loo roll, people won't be able to get through all the fuel they're buying so the shortage at some stations shouldn't last long.
  • Teddybear12
    Teddybear12 Member Posts: 765 Pioneering
  • Sandy_123
    Sandy_123 Member Posts: 1,981 Pioneering
    I would go as normal   @Teddybear12 personally. Once those panicking have their fuel it will quieten down.  Plus most petrol stations are putting limits on each vehicle and yes they can go several times or to different petrol stations. Yet their cars can only take so much, I'm not sure the limits cars take, but I doubt it's loads. Plus even filling cans up their funds will be taking a battering. 
    Also there are plenty of online spaces with supermarkets if  you wanted a delivery.
  • leeCal
    leeCal Member Posts: 4,242 Disability Gamechanger
    edited September 25
    We should all be probably trying to save on or reduce our petrol consumption in any event, better for the planet. 


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