Wolverhampton residents ask to name their new gritters


Residents in Wolverhampton have been set the challenge of naming a brand new fleet of gritting lorries, which will keep hundreds of miles of roads clear this winter. Nine DAF snow ploughs and gritters have arrived at the Midlands council in time for winter; last year the crews were called out 43 times, but during the big freeze of 2017/18, which saw the infamous ‘Beast from the East’, gritters were out 98 times in total. Wolverhampton council said name ideas […]