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Like Macbeth’s descent into madness, a large number of British motorists appear to have lost their minds.

The UK does not have a fuel shortage, or didn’t, but some relatively minor supply chain issues prompted thousands to simultaneously spend hours driving all over town looking for fuel, causing a spiralling national shortage.

Motorists have been filling all sorts of containers with petrol, while others have tailed tanker trucks from depots to forecourts.

At a filling station in my neighbourhood, one motorist was filmed ...

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