20 October 2021
ONS has issued data on the number of HGV drivers working in the UK, running up to Q2 2021.
In Q2 2021, there were 268,000 people employed as HGV drivers in the UK, down 31,000 or 10% on the same quarter in 2020.
Most of the reduction, about two-thirds, was accounted for by UK nationals, with the remaining third accounted for by EU nationals.
However, since EU nationals make up only...