Runcorn & Widnes Weekly News

Jenni Dudman



The MP said: “I’m sorry but this is madness.

“These proposals are just not safe for truck drivers, other road users or pedestrian­s.

“Unite the Union proposes making the sector more attractive to new entrants through the creation of a national council to promote decent pay rates and working conditions.

“It’s shocking to hear about a lack of access to basic facilities like toilets for drivers who are working long hours sometimes away from home – but who almost literally keep the wheels of commerce turning.”

● Telephone: 0151 472 2755 ● email: jennifer.dudman@

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