Media reporting of the recent Demo’s

The reporting of the recent Taxi drivers demo’s regarding exclusion from the Olympic Lane Network has been reported by the mainstream media in quite a dismissive manner, all of the media seem to be stating that there are only a couple of hundred Taxis drivers who have...

Wheelchair Accessible Transport for the Olympics

On Twitter this evening a Tweet was posted by @GAOTG regarding wheelchair accessible transport in London during the Olympic Games, the Twitter account appears to be that of a website called www.getaheadofthegames.com The Get Ahead of the Games website is backed by The...

WCHCD Magical Taxi Tour to Disneyland Paris for Sick Children

Every year the Worshipful Company of Hackney Carriage Drivers run the Magical Taxi Tour to Disneyland Paris for children with serious Illnesses. The trip this year will leave Canary Wharf on Friday 12th October 2012 and travel via Dover and P&O Ferries to...

Minicab boss could face criminal prosecution over bus lane row

The chairman of Britain’s biggest minicab firm could face criminal prosecution for instructing his drivers to drive illegally in bus lanes, The Times has learnt. John Griffin, chairman of Addison Lee, last month instructed his drivers to break the law by driving in...

Black cabs fail to pick up sales

Sales of Britain’s most iconic vehicle have plunged by 10%, according to new statistics. Sales of London Taxis, which are manufactured by Coventry-based firm Manganese Bronze, dropped to 1,502 last year, compared to the 1,653 that were bought in 2010. The...