September 26, 2019

A London Assembly member has called for the London Mayor to get behind Uber and their “exciting plans for the London market”.

Andrew Boff, a Conservative Assembly Member who recently lost the race to become the Tory mayoral candidate in 2020, suggests that Londoners “...

September 24, 2019

The London Assembly has called today’s decision to grant Uber a two month operator’s licence a “non-decision by Transport for London”.

The regulator, Transport for London (TfL), announced that ride-hailing firm Uber has been granted a two-month extension ahead of any...

September 24, 2019

Transport for London (TfL) has announced its decision to issue Uber London Limited (ULL) with a two-month private hire operator licence ahead of consideration of any potential further licensing application.

The new two-month licence will have the same conditions that...

September 21, 2019

Transport for London (TfL) have received 822 complaints against Uber and their drivers in the last 14 months according to new information.

Nearly two complaints every day are received by TfL concerning the US ride-hailing company. Overall complaints are expected to be...

September 21, 2019

A stunned taxi driver narrowly avoided serious injury after a liquid canister smashed the windscreen of his cab while he was at the wheel, writes Marc Turner.

Leon Ziekenoppasser feared he could have been killed when the full five litre bottle of AdBlue shattered the...

September 20, 2019

Test centre staff get more than they bargained for as two PHVs roll in with identical registration plates.

The Metropolitan police have launched an investigation after it was discovered that a private hire vehicle (PHV) had been brought into a vehicle testing station wi...

September 20, 2019

London’s taxi drivers have delivered a petition to the London Mayor’s office calling for Uber’s operator’s licence NOT to be renewed.

Industry representatives Licensed Taxi Drivers’ Association (LTDA) ran the campaign to highlight what they say is the ‘true cost of Ub...

September 19, 2019

Dedicated Taxi and Private Hire Compliance Officer numbers have dropped over 20% in the last two years according to City Hall figures.

The London Mayor, responding to a London Assembly question, confirmed Transport for London (TfL) currently has only 194 authorised of...

September 16, 2019

Alliance of British Drivers look to raise objection to proposal

The Department for Transport have announced that the Dartford Crossing toll will remain in force indefinitely.

The toll has been maintained despite a previous governmental promise in 1999 to end it when the...

September 16, 2019

Why were 68% of residents ignored when requesting access for taxis? 

With the installation of the Wapping bus-gate imminent, we spoke to Tower Hamlets Council asking them a number of questions surrounding the controversial traffic scheme.

We asked if there had been any i...

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