Tragedy has struck the London taxi trade with the passing of one of the industry's stalwarts.
Jason Chillmaid, owner of J & J taxis in East London, died on the morning of Thursday, January 24, after a short illness.
52 year old Jason had been involved with the taxi trade for many years and was a highly respected member of the industry.
Members of the taxi trade have been paying tribute to Jason.
Farley Freeman of Spectrum Taxis said: "Jason was a true gentleman who will be sadly missed by all who knew and worked with him for many years."
He then added: "He always had time for everyone and was prepared to help others with advice and problems with their taxis."
A1 taxis, Howard Kovler said: "Jason was a lovely guy and will be sorely missed."
All of us at TaxiPoint wish to send our condolences to Jason's family and friends.