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Old 23-09-2021, 10:15 PM   #1
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Think I will get my HGV licence
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Old 23-09-2021, 10:28 PM   #3
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Only 1% of HGV drivers are female ..

Dangerous job though ..unless you have a co- driver


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Not the way she drives
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Old 24-09-2021, 07:07 AM   #13
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Around 100,000
drivers short all the press are saying.

But last night
on Newsnight BBC2HD Conservative Bridgen MP was claiming
only half of the drivers chose to work?
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Effects of Brexit truly starting to hit now. Itís quite worrying and only going to get worse.
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Effects of Brexit truly starting to hit now. It’s quite worrying and only going to get worse.

But it's well known
the HGV licences were Halted at the Start of Covid-19

Of course Foreign Drivers have gone home
but they also have shortage in Europe

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[Motorists told to 'carry on as normal' when buying
fuel after BP shuts some petrol stations]

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It’s a bump in the road ts it’s not a terminal cancer diagnosis

The roads are full of idiots on racing’s bikes these days instead of them thinking they are doing the Tour de France they can go to work or shops on them

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didnt i hear its like at a few forecourts down south?

The papers love this new narrative of fear now that they have spent on covid
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didnt i hear its like at a few forecourts down south?

The papers love this new narrative of fear now that they have spent on covid

Yes BP said its 5.


Tesco and others also hit.
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didnt i hear its like at a few forecourts down south?

The papers love this new narrative of fear now that they have spent on covid
Iím down south and I can confirm some forecourts have got none or very little and some have all pumps working
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didnt i hear its like at a few forecourts down south?

The papers love this new narrative of fear now that they have spent on covid
Fear mongering by the press again LT, there will only be a shortage if people panic buy and you can be sure they will,then blame it on Brexit,
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This has been an issue for a while, like one pump might be out but the rest are working
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Fear mongering by the press again LT, there will only be a shortage if people panic buy and you can be sure they will,then blame it on Brexit,
Never mind the petrol shortage
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This has been an issue for a while, like one pump might be out but the rest are working
You will always get compliments with one pump
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Itís a bump in the road ts itís not a terminal cancer diagnosis

The roads are full of idiots on racingís bikes these days instead of them thinking they are doing the Tour de France they can go to work or shops on them
I'm not talking about the petrol specifically, I'm talking about the HGV goods transport crisis that is ongoing and escalating. All of the smaller issues are just symptoms of that larger one.
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