Category Archives: taxi

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What taxi insurance do I need?

Wednesday, 13th December, 2017

Will any taxi driver insurance do? Saving money is something that we all strive to do when shopping for anything, whether it is Christmas presents, a new car or even something as needed and arguably complicated as insurance products. Though nobody likes to pay more than they strictly have to for any service, we also Read the full article…

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Driving for Uber and insurance

Wednesday, 13th December, 2017

If you drive for Uber, make sure you have the right insurance in place. Over the past few years Uber has entered the public consciousness in a large way, whether you have become an active user or because of one of many controversies surrounding the San Francisco-based taxi alternative to have hit the headlines. Indeed, Read the full article…

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So you’re thinking of becoming a taxi driver?

Tuesday, 12th December, 2017

The dos, don’ts, ins and outs of becoming a taxi driver explained The road to becoming a taxi driver (no pun intended!) is not quite as straightforward as painting your car black, popping an amber light on top and picking up passengers straight away. There are a lot of considerations to be made when becoming Read the full article…

New black cab design given go-ahead by Nissan

Monday, 20th May, 2013

20 May 2013 Tweet The design for Nissan’s new London black cab has been approved, signalling that its official debut is imminent. The company had previously introduced a model based upon the NV200 New York Taxi, but the design has been further altered to Read the full article…

New plans could extend town’s taxi rank

Monday, 20th May, 2013

20 May 2013 Tweet Bromsgrove in Worcestershire could soon be benefiting from an extended taxi rank. Plans are due to go before the district council’s licensing committee that could see a new, larger taxi rank put into place close to the town’s late-opening clubs. Read the full article…

New app makes taxi booking easier

Thursday, 16th May, 2013

16 May 2013 Tweet A new app is being developed that will enable users to book and pay for taxis as well as compare the cost of journeys. The mobile operator O2 has invested in the first nationwide app for taxi bookings, minicabit. The Read the full article…

New Taxi Watch scheme hopes to reduce crime

Wednesday, 15th May, 2013

15 May 2013 Tweet Taxi drivers in Malton and Norton, North Yorkshire, are taking part in a new scheme that aims to reduce crime in the area. The scheme will help to increase communication between taxi drivers, taxi operators and the police. Taxi Watch Read the full article…