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New Taxi Watch scheme being launched at Leeds station

British Transport Police (BTP), Network Rail and Unite the Union (Cab Section) are launching a new scheme at Leeds station aimed at improving the safety of taxi drivers and passengers who use their services at the station. The ‘Taxi Watch’ scheme, will aim to help prevent crimes being committed against drivers, who, due to the […]

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Do these names mean anything to you?

Unite Cab Section member Kadam Hussain explains why membership is important. George Loveless, James Loveless, Thomas Standfield, John Standfield, James Brine, James Hammett. Probably not, but they should considering that these noble gents (also  known as the Tolpuddle Martyrs), were responsible for forming The Friendly Society of Agricultural Labourers, effectively the first trade union. They had […]

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UNITE 302/3 NE: Official Response To Department For Transport Consultation Specific To Hackney Carriage And Private Hire (Mini-Cabs) And Deregulation Bill: March 2014

Foreword: Unite 302/3 NE is part of Unite the Union Cab Section in the UK and represents the voice of members across Yorkshire. We were somewhat perplexed on March 14th 2014 when the document titled, ‘ Taxi and Private Hire Measures: Deregulation Bill ‘ was received. A confusion as to why the points entered into […]

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