Business Secretary Kwasi Kwateng said the government was "concerned about instances of shortages".
"I don't want people to get the impression that every shelf in every supermarket is bare - that is not the case but we are certainly concerned about instances of shortages, we are looking at the supply chains of critical industries and we are reviewing that situation," he added.
I'm off to the shops with a 'You can take this toilet roll from my cold dead hands' attitude.
I'm not sure if it's just sabre-rattling or a pre-emptive strike that misfired.
A completely unwarranted attack on my air-space has just taken place by a large buzzy thing. The patio doors were open because Smoker believes in open borders. However, I am only in my boxers and it seems the Buzzies took the opportunity to attack me when my defences were down.
The attack was short-lived but this has now prompted me to increase the Military budget in order to buy an anti-missile defence system.
German troops entered Paris. If France had a proper Tabloid press they'd be going LARGE on this, but nothing. It's just a footy match. It's a cultural thing and we really need to look at ourselves 'cos this is the way to behave.