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Where to Guv?

“Where to Guv?” “I’ll tell you when we get near, it’s a place called the One Tier System”  An article to stimulate discussion and hopefully action by Paul Bond*. TfL have a policy to support the Two-Tier System, yet their actions and inactions indicate the opposite and many in the trade seem to be unwilling […]

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Where do we go from here?

With a list of misdemeanours going back over a number of years and an admittance by Uber themselves that just a few short months ago they were not a fit and proper minicab company to be operating in the nations capital (let alone anywhere else in the country) it is, one would imagine, surprising that […]

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RMT Bulletin – Compliance Officers New Powers

RMT London Taxi Branch Driver information Bulletin June 2018 Community Safety Accreditation Scheme (CSAS) trained Compliance Officers RMT London Taxi Branch Reps recently met with members of the compliance team at TfL in which we were seeking answers in connection with powers and training of all the newly CSAS trained compliance officers on the recently […]

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RMT to host All Trade Meeting

  In the interests of Trade Unity and dealing with issues we face and the continuing viability of the two-tier system in London, General Secretary Mick Cash has invited all groups to an all trade meeting on the 13th June. It is anticipated from current responses all will be attending. Thank you all for your […]

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Taxi Globe 735 Archive – May 2014

  THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM By the end of May, the Law commission should have delivered its final recommendations and draft Bill. We at the RMT London Taxi Branch will be very surprised if the recommendations will be in favour of plying for hire being defined in statute as originally proposed by the Law […]

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