Category Archive: Latest news

Oct 13

TPH Notice 17/12 Steering Box Fault in TX4 Taxis

Sep 27

The Suburban Workshop

On Monday 24th September 2012 LTPH held a Suburban Workshop Review at Palestra. The United Cabbies Group were in attendance at this workshop. Here is the summary supplied by LTPH.

Sep 22

Appeal to find missing Taxi driver.

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Sep 13

What did you get out of the Olympics Guv’nor?

“Avoid Central London, road closures, find an alternative route…” How many times did we read that from all around the country and travelling to work in the cab in the last three months? More to the point what happened when our adoring public wanted to come to London to spend their hard-earned wedge in the …

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Sep 04

A Mayor that cares!

New York, like London is one of the world’s leading cities, and like London it has it’s own world renowned iconic Taxi service. NY’s Yellow Taxis are as famous throughout the world as London’s black Taxis and are the only vehicles permitted to ply for hire and respond to passenger hails on the street. Both …

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Aug 10

£20M Down the Drain!

Earlier today on LBC radio presenter Julia Hartley-Brewer asked TfL’s Surface Transport Director Leon Daniels what the cost of implementing the ORN was, but Leon arrogantly refused point blank to answer her. Leon seems to forget that this is not his money, but was paid for by the Olympic Delivery Authority which is funded by …

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Aug 01

Games Lanes Update… MEETING CANCELLED!

Following the 3 recent demonstrations held in protest at the Taxi trade’s exclusion from the Olympics Games Lanes, we are pleased to announce that representatives from the UCG will meet with LOCOG/ODA/TfL officials at 2pm this afternoon (Weds 1st August 2012) to discuss/review the current situation. It was agreed at the second meeting which took …

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Jul 27

Today’s Taxi Demonstration is now at 2PM

The United Cabbies Group have changed the time for today’s demonstration to… 2PM HYDE PARK CORNER MASS PLY FOR HIRE The reason for this time change is because the Police issued us with a Public Order Notice banning us from demonstrating on the Olympic Route Network after 4pm. Please turn your for hire light on, …

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Jul 26

Protected: Leon Says NO!

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Jul 25

3rd UCG Olympic Lanes Demonstration

The details for the 3rd in the series of Olympic Games Lanes Access Demonstrations are as follows… Friday 27th July 2012 5pm Hyde Park Corner This will be a ‘Mass Ply For Hire’ Drive In Please turn you ‘For Hire’ light on. If you are a Suburban driver please turn you ‘For Hire’ light off …

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