Halloween pumpkin shortages expected – Channel 4 News

It is not only the energy sector that is struggling with shortages, whether that is gas or fuel.

All sorts of holes have appeared on supermarket shelves, from flour to Irn Bru, and now you can add pumpkins to the list — with major supermarkets warning that the Halloween chapter will be hard to come by this year, too.

The shortage is attributed to a combination of bad weather conditions and the lack of truck drivers and farm workers.

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