Very well known Exeweb poster
- Mar 9, 2004
And 2000 (when the grumpy farmers were stirred up, having received the "official" backing of the Tory opposition of the time).I remember queuing up for petrol rationing vouchers in late 1973.
And 2005 & 2007 when the Road Haulage Association tried to hold the country to ransom.
In all these cases what should have been a relatively minor inconvenience for most was gleefully whipped into a national panic by the ever-patriotic red-top media.