Tag: lorry

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‘Nobody wants to be a lorry driver’ Spain nightmare as HGV crisis ripples through Europe

‘Nobody wants to be a lorry driver’ Spain nightmare as HGV crisis ripples through Europe

“Nobody wants to be a lorry driver,” says Lazaro Bermejo, a seasoned driver with 24 years on the road. With shortages of drivers being reported acr [...]
‘Nobody wants to be a lorry driver’ Spain nightmare as HGV crisis ripples through Europe

‘Nobody wants to be a lorry driver’ Spain nightmare as HGV crisis ripples through Europe

“Nobody wants to be a lorry driver,” says Lazaro Bermejo, a seasoned driver with 24 years on the road. With shortages of drivers being reported acr [...]
M25 and M11 traffic chaos as lorry fuel spill closes motorway

M25 and M11 traffic chaos as lorry fuel spill closes motorway

Three lanes are shut on the anti-clockwise carriageway between junction 28 for Brentwood, Essex, and junction 27 for the M11 near Epping. The HGV i [...]
Lorry plunges into harbour in popular tourist hotspot as dramatic incident unfolds

Lorry plunges into harbour in popular tourist hotspot as dramatic incident unfolds

Photographs show the white HGV submerged rear-first into the water after the collision. The front is still on the raised walkway in a precarious po [...]
‘Broken industry’ Lorry drivers are 'laughing’ at being welcomed to UK for Christmas

‘Broken industry’ Lorry drivers are 'laughing’ at being welcomed to UK for Christmas

Edwin Atema, head of research and enforcement at the Federation of Dutch Trade Unions (FNV), spoke s about the current struggles drivers are facing [...]
Brexit not to blame for UK lorry driver shortage, ONS figures suggest

Brexit not to blame for UK lorry driver shortage, ONS figures suggest

The latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) has found the number of lorry drivers in the UK has fallen by 53,000 over the last four years. The [...]
'Britain just a look into future' Germany panic as nation scrambles for 80k lorry drivers

'Britain just a look into future' Germany panic as nation scrambles for 80k lorry drivers

It comes after European leaders – including Olaf Scholz, who looks set to become the new German Chancellor – blamed Brexit for the shortage in the [...]
M25 traffic nightmare: Lorry smashes into car in horror scenes – rush hour chaos

M25 traffic nightmare: Lorry smashes into car in horror scenes – rush hour chaos

The accident involved a lorry and a car and has blocked one lane just before Junction 28 for the A12 in Essex. Essex Travel News tweeted: "M25 anti [...]
Lorry carrying skips left jammed under railway bridge with wheels in the air

Lorry carrying skips left jammed under railway bridge with wheels in the air

Photos show the vehicle wedged under the structure on a lane in Swindon Village, Cheltenham, with the precariously balanced skips looking as if the [...]
Four men arrested after man dies at Suffolk lorry park – death being treated as suspicious

Four men arrested after man dies at Suffolk lorry park – death being treated as suspicious

At 1.50am on Sunday, October 17, police were contacted by the ambulance service stating they had been called to attend to a man in need of urgent m [...]
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