Army “on stand-by” to help with driver shortage


The government is to call in the army “imminently” to help with the HGV driver shortage, it has been reported. Sources at the Daily Mail and other media claim that around 2,000 HGV drivers from the Royal Logistics Corps and other regimments have been put on five-day notice to distribute food and other essentials as the crisis deepens. It is understood that the government has sent messages to all army personnel with HGV qualifications as RHA chairman Moreton Cullimore puts […]