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City of London Corporation unveils plans to pedestrianise areas around Bank Station

The City of London Corporation has today unveiled proposals to pedestrianise areas around Bank Tube Station to make the busy junction safer for walkers and cyclists. Under the plans revealed this afternoon, Threadneedle Street could be closed for motor vehicles...

Disney Trip Cancelled for 2021

The Worshipful Company for Hackney Carriage drivers have taken the difficult decision to cancel the annual Magical Taxi Tour to Disneyland in Paris. The annual event takes children with life-limiting illnesses in a trip of a lifetime to Disneyland Paris to give them a...

Taxis Gave Work To Private Hire says Peter DaCosta

Peter DaCosta is well known within the London Taxi Trade for his involvement with KPM Taxis. Peter thinks that we gave Private Hire our work! Grant Davies of the London Cab Drivers Club interviews Peter DaCosta on LCDC TV. https://youtu.be/KqTwCT2WNQ4 LCDC TV is the...

TFL have been granted an appeal

Transport for London has had their appeal hearing granted even though the judge stated that they had no right of appeal. During the summing up Mrs Justice Lang REFUSED TfL Leave To Appeal but allowed a Stay of 21 days.       She also ordered that: The A10 Order...
Disney Trip Cancelled for 2021

Disney Trip Cancelled for 2021

The Worshipful Company for Hackney Carriage drivers have taken the difficult decision to cancel the annual Magical...

TFL have been granted an appeal

TFL have been granted an appeal

Transport for London has had their appeal hearing granted even though the judge stated that they had no right of...

Landmark win for UTAG and the London Taxi Trade

Landmark win for UTAG and the London Taxi Trade

As you know our Judicial Review challenge against TfL’s Bishopsgate closure The A10 Order and the wider, far-reaching Streetspace scheme was heard at the High Court via a video link on November 25th and 26th 2020 in front of Mrs. Justice Lang DBE. We put forward a...

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Ascotts Offer free rent to its Drivers until 1st May 2020

Ascotts Offer free rent to its Drivers until 1st May 2020

*An update to all of our drivers - 19th March 2020* As new reports of Covid-19 continue to develop, the welfare of our employees, customers and drivers is our highest priority. This is not an easy time for the trade. In light of the ongoing situation, we will be...

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