Unlicensed Minicabs – Would You Get In One?

Unlicensed Minicabs – Would You Get In One?

In a new documentary “Wrong Way Home ?”(Sky Channel 117, 8 pm tonight),  journalist Louise Hulland investigates the problem of unlicensed minicabs and the devastating affects getting in one can have. The program runs from 8 till 9 and will then be followed...
Minicabs Take Over New Taxi Rank In Clapham

Minicabs Take Over New Taxi Rank In Clapham

By Jim Thomas Friday the 4th of April 2014, 7pm: The new licensed Taxi rank in Clapham High Street went live. The rank has now been painted out and runs from 7 pm to 7 am. But just minutes after the rank went live, it was full of minicabs belonging to the TfL...
Demo 6th May 2014 2:00pm

Demo 6th May 2014 2:00pm

Yesterday a meeting was convened with the Taxi trades joint ranks committee (LTDA, LCDC and Unite), TfL and the Shard management. Talks broke down when the property management team back by TfL insisted the Taxi rank should remain where it is. The Joint ranks committee...

Bogus taxi drivers targeted in Birmingham

Inside Out joins the police and Birmingham City Council’s taxi enforcement team looking for unlicensed drivers, known as ”plyers” in a clampdown on bogus cabs. From BBC West Midlands Click here to read on the BBC News website with video Only hackney drivers can...