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Cabbies happy after proposals to introduce age limits for taxis are thrown out

Cabbies happy after proposals to introduce age limits for taxis are thrown out
December 5, 2012 1 Comment »

Cardiff’s cabbies enjoyed a victory yesterday when councillors threw out proposals aimed at improving the standard of the capital’s ageing taxi fleet. Cardiff council officers had recommended the public protection committee set a maximum age limit for the first licensing ... Read More »

Tremorfa a no-go area for Cardiff taxis after another gang attack

February 15, 2012 1 Comment »

Cabbies have been told to avoid jobs in a Cardiff suburb on “health and safety grounds” after a second gang attack in three months. Mathab Khan, chairman of the Cardiff Hackney Carriage Association, has urged members to avoid fares in ... Read More »

City business owner blasts Cardiff’s cabbies

City business owner blasts Cardiff’s cabbies
July 28, 2011 7 Comments »

A leading city businessman has blasted the capital’s nighttime taxis, describing them as “rude, lawless, dirty and embarrassing to Cardiff”. Tim Corrigan, operations manager at a company which runs six popular city centre nightspots, last night called on the council ... Read More »

City cabby boss slams outsiders

July 21, 2011 1 Comment »

Cardiff cabbies claim fares are being taken by drivers coming from outside the city during weekends. Mathab Khan, chairman of the Cardiff Hackney Carriage Association, says his drivers are losing out to cars from ... Read More »

Public transport solution needed to drive city economy after dark

Public transport solution needed to drive city economy after dark
July 13, 2011 No Comments »

Problems getting in and out of the city centre at night is a major barrier to attracting more people to use the capital after dark, according to a new report. Cardiff residents have called for a public transport solution to ... Read More »

Cardiff cab drivers bid to raise fares

Cardiff cab drivers bid to raise fares
May 7, 2011 6 Comments »

Cardiff’s taxi drivers have made a new bid to increase fares as petrol pump prices continue to hit record highs. The Cardiff Hackney Carriage Association threatened to go on strike in March after a request to increase fares by 5.83% ... Read More »