But not so fast, mon cheri!
mmb* : virtuellement en France
Truck drivers have to abide by very strict driving hours regulations. This makes telling the story of his work somewhat confusing. So what follows is something of a simplification; which starts at Cannock on Tuesday 13th March. Readers will remember that on Monday (12th) there were snowfalls in southern England with tales of motorists stranded overnight in their cars in Sussex.
TXT : Left Cannock late : panic : snow : France
It transpires that the weather that affected this sceptred isle was much worse in Northern France as a quick glance at the "meteo" map revealed.
so no trucks being allowed on ferries at Dover
Ergo, lots of trucks (including David's) powering down to join the M20 and converge on a ferry-bereft Dover. Big cloggage at Dover? So what do the authorities do?