October 10, 2019

There’s light at the end of the tunnel 

In our industry we are under more and more pressure each week that goes by.

Saturation of the market, insurance and fuel costs increasing, and Clean Air Policies forcing us all to change to vehicles at a huge cost or face a daily...

April 14, 2019

Many shows promise more than they deliver. Very rarely is an event eagerly anticipated, then goes on to stir the emotions throughout the performance and remain seared in the memory for days afterwards.

If you have ever had the pleasure of attending such a tour de forc...

May 14, 2018

So the day finally arrived when I knew there was a good chance I could get my req.

Friday 13th May!! I sat in the waiting room, same story as before – nervous - knowing today could be the last day I have to go through this feeling. I hear footsteps behind me and then...

May 7, 2018

Anyone who drives around the M25 will have noticed that the speed limits set on the overhead gantries appear to bear no relation to the traffic volumes. Speeds are often set at 60, 50 or even 40 for no obvious reason. Other “Smart Motorways” across the country show the...

May 6, 2018

I After a few weeks of going out and following the set runs and points, I started attending classes at ComCab Knowledge School in White City.

At the school, I teamed up with Andreas who became my call over partner. Day after day, week in, week out, we sat up the sch...

April 29, 2018

After finishing year 11 at high school and not knowing what I wanted to do long term, other than become a professional boxer, I decided to stay on to at sixth form to give myself time to figure out what I wanted to do career-wise. 

During this time I had quite a succes...

November 25, 2017

The offence of obscure vision is nothing to do with Sat Navs & Mobile Phones. It's a much older offence and relates to many things in a motor vehicle, and still does. 

Degrees of offence almost always culminate in a 'Dangerous' offence and this is no different.

In life...

November 19, 2017

In an imaginary metropolis, parents have a choice between two babysitting agencies.

The "Call A Babysitter" agency only employs highly-qualified experts, who have spent three to four years upon an incredibly demanding training programme covering all aspects of looking a...

November 5, 2017

Hands up all of those who think there should be more cabs out on the road - a ridiculous statement - I don’t think so.  

Isn’t that the way in which to combat the hundreds of PH vehicles now flooding London and to counteract the perennial argument from the public...

November 3, 2017

There has been a bit of a fuss about Uber's decision to change its method of accounting for revenues.

Basically, the rules would appear to offer a choice :

1) to disclose total journey income as revenues and deduct amounts paid to the drivers as costs


2) to net the tw...

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