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GARY MCDONALD

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Hauliers warn of 'acute shortage of drivers'

Hauliers warn of 'acute shortage of drivers'

Business
A CO Armagh firm has warned that an "acute shortage" of HGV lorry drivers in Northern Ireland will ultimately lead to consumers having to pay more in the shops for their goods.

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