Three Year Wait Over for Swindon

After a three year wait and seemingly endless council meetings, George ‘Ian’ Beare has finally got his hands on what he’s been waiting for – a new Peugeot E7 taxi. Last month Swindon became the latest in a long line

05-04-2012
Cab Direct News

Safety of Cabbies Debated in House of Commons

Following numerous assault reports and the death of a private hire driver in Bedford, Conservative MP, Richard Fuller, opened moved a debate in parliament on current health and safety issues surrounding UK taxi drivers. The debate helped raise awareness of the

03-04-2012
Taxi Trade News

Leicester Cabbie Battered and Bruised

Another weekend, another brutal attack on a cabbie. Taxi driver of 11 years, Avtar Singh, 52, was left shaken up with serious facial injuries, including a fractured eye socket, after picking up a drunken passenger in Leicester. Mr Singh picked up his

30-03-2012
Taxi Trade News

Euro 5 E7™ Leads the Way

A cabbie for more than 20 years Blyth Garvie, from Edinburgh, knows a thing or two about taxis.  In fact you’d be hard pushed to find someone better to appraise the latest E7™ taxi for sale. Blyth comments: “I’ve been a taxi driver

28-03-2012
Cab Direct News Peugeot E7™

Bolton Cab Crime Crack Down

Bolton Council, along with the police and taxi trade bosses, is seeking solutions and putting in place pilot schemes in order to try and bring down the number of ‘hate crimes’ against cabbies. Police say that the number of crimes against

07-03-2012
Taxi Trade News

Why Pay More?

Don’t miss out on your chance to save yourself a packet this March.  We currently have a limited supply of 61 plate, pre-registered Toyota Avensis T2 taxis for sale with an incredible saving of £4,000 off the list price!  That’s

01-03-2012
Cab Direct News

Taxi Ban Go-Ahead

You couldn’t make it up.  We’re trying to create modern transport systems that allow east inter-connection – so Network Rail decides to throw black cabs out of Edinburgh Waverley! Taxis have plied their trade in and through Waverley Station since

28-02-2012
Taxi Trade News

Seat’s ‘What Car?’ Champ Joins Cab Direct

The multi award-winning Seat Alhambra started 2012 as it ended 2011 – by scooping another prestigious trophy.  The highly acclaimed seven-seater has once again claimed the ‘MPV of the Year’ title at the influential What Car? Awards. Exclusive Taxi Sales Offer The

21-02-2012
Cab Direct News

Sheffield Cabbies Bid to Keep Students Safe

Sheffield Hallam University Union has joined forces with City Taxis to ensure that local students get home safely after a night out on the town. Sheffield City Taxis cab drivers have agreed that they would much rather see Sheffield’s students

20-02-2012
Taxi Trade News

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