Fuel tanker strike off

The threat of a fuel tanker strike has finally run out of gas after union drivers narrowly voted to accept proposals tabled after eight days of talks with strike mediator Acas. Last month the threat of strikes caused a wave of petrol panic-buying after a Government minister mistakenly advised people to stock up by keeping […]

Davey to meet haulier bosses

The Energy Secretary is meeting with haulier bosses later today to discuss possible strike action from fuel tanker drivers. The Government has come under fire this week for sending mixed messages about how the public should prepare for the fuel strike, with a Cabinet Minister apologising for initially advising the public to fill up their […]