A supermarket has dedicated an area specifically for NHS staff to buy goods.

Waitrose has reserved a group of essential items at its branch in Thame for NHS workers to choose from. 

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A shopper, who has asked not to be named, snapped a photo of the table of goods before posting it on Twitter.

She said: "I won’t be using this as I’m not frontline but just wanted all you amazing NHS staff in the Thame area to know Waitrose has a dedicated area for NHS staff, stocked with essentials.

"Open normal shop hours. #NHS Thank you Waitrose for looking after those who are looking after us."

NHS staff have struggled to buy groceries from supermarkets as the public began panic-buying and stockpiling items over these past two weeks

Tesco held a dedicated hour of shopping for NHS workers on Sunday, but not everyone managed to buy what they needed.