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Why UK needs more female lorry drivers

The UK is facing a shortage of lorry drivers, with predictions that an extra million will be needed by the end of the decade.

With many existing drivers approaching retirement, it is hoped that more women will consider getting behind the wheel, but recruitment isn't easy.

  • 29 Aug 2016
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