Cabbies hail new electric taxi but call on government to help drivers switch from diesel


The body representing licensed cabbies has welcomed the new Dynamo electric taxi but says government must act to help diesel drivers switch.
Uber’s future in London is again in doubt after black cab drivers were granted a judicial review of the decision to award a new licence to the controversial taxi firm.

Black cab drivers stall Uber's licence renewal


Uber’s future in London is again in doubt after black cab drivers were granted a judicial review of the decision to award a new licence.
Rapist taxi driver John Worboys to remain in prison after release decision overturned

Rapist taxi driver Worboys to remain in prison


The decision to release from prison a London taxi driver who was convicted of the rape and sexual assault of his passengers has been quashed...
'Uber driver' crashes into Buckingham Palace

'Uber driver' crashes into Buckingham Palace


A car crashed into the railings outside Buckingham Palace late on Saturday night. Video taken by a black cab driver...
New Chinese vehicle plant for Midlands signals dawn of electric black cab

Electric cabs on horizon as Midlands plant opens


Britain is to get two new vehicle plants in one. Geely of China has said its new factory in the Midlands will assemble hybrid black cabs and ...
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London taxi factory to get a feng-shui makeover


London taxi drivers are not renowned for their holistic world-view or ability to harmonise their environment