How to delete your Uber account

How to delete your Uber account

Have you sworn off Uber for good? If so, here's how you can delete your account. It's been a rough week for Uber. First, private comments were made public. Then "God View" was revealed. Finally, Ashton Kutcher, an Uber investor, took to Twitter to throw-in his two and...

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 by an...

Taxi reforms put passengers at risk, warns North East MP

Taxi reforms put passengers at risk, warns North East MP

The Government is proposing to change laws governing taxis Changes to the law governing private hire taxi cabs will put passengers at risk and could lead to an increase in assaults, Ministers have been warned. Easington MP Grahame Morris led calls for a re-think after...

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...