Love the lorry, it would be a poorer world without them

Lesley O'Brien, Freightlink

This week is National Lorry Week, designed to promote the road transport industry and the vital service it provides. But why wouldn’t we love the lorry? For those of us working in transport the appreciation of the lorry is a given, it’s our livelihood. Changing the perception of the general public though is hard. In fact it seems that our industry is forever being persecuted. During this year’s winter blizzards Nicola Sturgeon blamed lorries for the mayhem on the M80. […]