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Jillian Laban, Paddy the woman lorry driver
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Jillian (Paddy) Laban, a lady lorry driver
Paddy Laban, the woman lorry driver
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Paddy Laban in front of her rig - her pride and joy
Paddy Laban, in fancy dress
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Paddy in fancy dress as the Queen
Paddy Laban  in Miss World fancy dress
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Paddy (centre as Miss UK) in fancy dress competition
Paddy Laban  in Miss World fancy dress
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Jillian Laban at the wheel of her 44 tonne, 60 ft lorry

Lady Lorry Driver

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Jillian Laban, known to all as 'Paddy' - is a rarity - a female lorry driver and a grandmother.  She passed her Class 1 Licence in 1988 at the age of 52 and she hasn't looked back since - except (of course) when changing lanes...!

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