With Covid-19, foreign workers have been sent home and with Brexit and border closures they have not returned. But today the UK is hit hard by shortages linked to the shortage of truck drivers.

Gas stations running dry, supply problems, shelves soon to be empty: the United Kingdom is suffering the full brunt of shortages linked to the lack of truck drivers. With Covid-19, foreign workers have been sent home and with Brexit and border closures they have not returned.

Will there be turkey at Christmas?

Due to lack of collection, some farmers have to throw out their milk, thousands of pumpkins will not be delivered for Halloween, and turkeys may not be on the tables at Christmas. “Special Envoy” sought to understand why, for lack of drivers, the United Kingdom stalled …

A report by Pierre Monégier and Christophe Kenck broadcast in “Special Envoy” on October 14, 2021.

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