Gadget lovers may not get their Christmas presents until Easter as Dover is choked with 24-hour queues today with 2,000 more lorries than usual crossing between Britain and Europe every day. Apple has said its £550 Airpods Max are available for shipping from next Tuesday – but the earliest possible delivery date in the UK appears to be between March 16 and March 30 – two days before Good Friday. Currys PC World, Argos and Amazon have all sold out of PS5 consoles with the delivery of many kitchen gadgets such as food processors, coffee machines, kettles, toaster and utensils delayed into January. It came as 3-mile long queues of lorries snaked on the roads to Dover and the Channel Tunnel through the night and into today lays bare the disastrous crush at the nation’s ports. Emergency measures were imposed on roads across Kent – for the third day in a row – to try to manage a tidal wave of trucks now believed to be at 12,000 per day or more. And the scenes have been seen at other ports around the UK, including Felixstowe and Southampton, as well as at ports in France as firms race to make deliveries in… Read full this story
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