“We can override it. We are looking at that,” Osborne told the BBC. He added that the coalition government would be looking at the idea of introducing a fuel stabiliser, “to try to protect people from the effects [of changing oil prices]. If we are able to do something about it we will do it before April,” he said.
So, with any luck, there should be some extra beer money in the kitty for that Easter adventure you’ve got planned.