Glasgow has been voted the top city for HGV drivers to deliver to after a survey found the people were friendly and the roads were well laid out. Over one in 10 truckers (12%) gave the Scottish city their vote and cited the good traffic conditions and easy-to-find locations. Manchester was voted second best city for hauliers, with London coming third. Liam Wood, an Essex-based HGV driver, said: “I seem to find places easy to find in Glasgow. “It must […]
Given the amount of publicity there has been around the shortfall of HGV drivers, it may have been more appropriate for the RHA to rename its National Lorry Week (25-31 October) as National Lorry Drivers’ Week.
Granting European lorry drivers temporary visas to help plug the HGV driver shortage would be nothing more than a sticking plaster, Unite warned this week.