• Reading Level 5
Geography | Citizenship | PSHE

Army on standby to keep UK’s fuel flowing

Hand written signs are stuck to a petrol pump with no fuel available at a Shell filling station in Manchester, Britain, September 24, 2021 © Getty

Is Brexit to blame for Britain’s crisis? Olaf Scholz, favourite to be next leader of Germany, has blamed it for the shortage of lorry drivers and empty supermarket shelves.

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