October 17, 2019

Transport for London (TfL) today announced that London's Transport Commissioner, Mike Brown MVO, will be leaving the organisation to take up the role of Chair of the Delivery Authority for the Restoration & Renewal of the Houses of Parliament.

Brown became Transport C...

October 17, 2019

Reading Borough Council have proposed a new emissions policy for black cabs which will remove older polluting vehicles from Reading’s roads as soon as 2024 and incentivise owners to replace them with newer taxis which are less harmful to people’s health.

The council d...

October 16, 2019

A Wellingborough hackney carriage taxi driver has had his licence renewed despite getting caught up in a physical altercation with a police officer during a drunken night out.

The unnamed driver was granted his licence, which would normally go against the council's poli...

October 14, 2019

A female private hire driver who was caught carrying five passengers, one more than she's licenced to allow, has been issued a warning by Glasgow City Council.

A complaint was made to the licensing board after PHV driver, Sannah Ali, was spotted driving with an overlo...

October 13, 2019

Medway councillor Dan McDonald has defended his decision to lead on a motion to challenge Uber's legality to operate in the area. 

Hundreds of taxi drivers watched during a public meeting held at St George's Centre, Chatham, on 10 October as the motion was agreed by bot...

October 11, 2019

A second taxi driver in the space of a week has been suspended for an illegal tyre in Liverpool.


A joint operation involving Liverpool City Council (LCC) Licensing and Merseyside Police on 5 October saw one hackney cab suspended. A picture of the tyre was posted on Twit...

October 11, 2019

Medway Council have passed a motion to challenge Uber's legality to operate in the area.

Hundreds of taxi drivers watched during a public meeting held at St George's Centre, Chatham, on 10 October.

The motion, which was suggested by councillor Dan McDonald, was agreed...

October 11, 2019

A former hackney carriage taxi driver from East Lancashire has been fined £420 for continuing to ply for hire after having his licence revoked. 

As first reported on Lancashire Live, Nigel Paul Flynn, of Bacup, had admitted driving a carriage without a licence, an offen...

October 10, 2019

A Blackpool dual taxi and private hire licence holder has had his badge revoked following actions that sparked concerns over public safety. 

Blackpool Council's Sub-Committee was informed that the driver had been involved in an altercation with two female passengers fol...

October 9, 2019

A Glasgow private hire driver has had his licence revoked after dragging a four-year-old along the ground when he and his mother were trying to exit the moving vehicle. 

Minutes from a Glasgow Council meeting revealed PHV driver Adnan Tahir caused the young boy to suf...

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