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English Language Requirement for London Private Hire Drivers

TfL press release Transport for London (TfL) has confirmed that an English language requirement for private hire drivers was introduced on Friday 14 October. It is essential for public safety that all licensed drivers can communicate in English at an appropriate level.  Drivers must be able to communicate with passengers to discuss a route, or […]

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By Coity Allcroft Unite Cab Section recently attended a meeting with London’s Transport Commissioner Mike Brown and Taxi & Private Hire General Manager Helen Chapman, along with LTDA and LCDC, to discuss the new regime’s attitude to long standing issues concerning the Taxi Trade. Mike Brown made a number of statements that will ‘seem’ music to the […]

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mytaxi and Hailo join forces to create Europe’s largest taxi e-hailing company

Media release mytaxi and Hailo create Europe’s largest taxi e-hailing company with 100,000 drivers in over 50 cities in nine countries New company to use mytaxi brand with head office in Hamburg, Germany Andrew Pinnington, currently Hailo CEO, to lead newly formed company Daimler Financial Services continues strategic investments in innovative mobility services Hamburg / […]

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