Private Hire Taxi Consultation in London

London Taxi and Private Hire, part of Transport for London, recently completed a review of regulations governing private hire taxis, operators, drivers and vehicles in London. The taxi review was carried out in response to the Mayor’s Transport Strategy published

23-12-2010
Taxi Trade News

Bid to Cut Taxi Crime in Yorkshire

Kirklees Council in West Yorkshire has offered funding towards installing CCTV systems to the area’s taxis in response to a rise in crimes against cabbies. It’s hoped an increase in taxi sales of the on-board cameras will help create a safer

21-12-2010
Taxi Trade News

Thumbs Up for E7 in Liverpool

Thomas Hegarty, from Liverpool, was one of the first in the city to change his vehicle from an LTI taxi to an E7™ , following Cab Direct’s landmark victory at the High Court last year.  Months on, he is still singing the

20-12-2010
Cab Direct News Peugeot E7™

Taxi Cabs Emission Rule Protests

Drivers of taxi cabs in Cheltenham staged a peaceful ‘Go Slow’ through the town in protest against council plans to enforce strict new vehicle emissions regulations by the end of the year. The Euro IV directives are aimed at cutting vehicle

15-12-2010
Taxi Trade News

Black Cabs for Sale – Fuel Comparison

Opt for the purpose-built E7™ taxi and you could save up to £138 per month compared to other black cabs for sale in the UK. In these difficult times, economy is perhaps more important than ever when it comes to

09-12-2010
Cab Direct News

Gwynedd Taxi Cab Operators See Red

Taxi cab drivers and operators in Gwynedd, North Wales, may be forced to paint their taxi cabs in specific colours under plans being considered by Gwynedd Council. The council’s Central Licensing Committee is currently considering official recommendations aimed at making

07-12-2010
Taxi Trade News

Taxi Fare Deal

Black cab drivers in Portsmouth have successfully negotiated a new fare deal with Portsmouth City Council. The deal means an increase of 15p per mile between 7am and 10pm, Monday to Saturday and a 17p per mile increase on a Sunday.

02-12-2010
Taxi Trade News

Capital Praise for E7 Taxi

Edinburgh black cab driver Gary McIntosh has learnt a good deal about different taxis for sale since coming into the trade seven years ago.  And his considered opinion?  You can’t look past the purpose-built E7 taxi. Commenting on why he chose to

30-11-2010
Cab Direct News Peugeot E7™

Taxi Cab Driver Completes Challenge

This summer, Cab Direct was delighted to sponsor Dave Neal, a taxi cab driver from Hinckley, near Coventry, who undertook an epic task in support of three fantastic UK charities. Cab Coastal Challenge – Dave Did It! Back in July,

23-11-2010
Cab Direct News

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