Drive for Britain! UK scrambles for truckers amid supply woe

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British energy firms of rationalizing supplies of gasoline I'm closing some petrol pumps the latest in a string of shortages a big factor behind the problems is a lack of truck drivers the hold each industry warning the things the anything but normal and it's pressing the government to loosen immigration rules and recruit more drivers from Europe to avert Christmas shortages the government's resisting that move and scrambling to little more pushes people into truck driving long viewed as an underpaid and under appreciated job now officials are urging motorists not to panic buy petrol off the B. B. I. and SO shot a handful of stations because there were not enough trucks to get gas into the pumps Charles Taylor this month London

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