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The ITA have called a series of Demos planned to start on Monday 26th November 2018 with the first planned for London Bridge on the 26th at 4pm.
This action was called in response to TFL’s proposal to ban taxis from using Tooley Street.
The ITA state “where buses go we should go”
This is a series of planned action everyday until this issue is resolved.
The Met has sought to reassure cabbies in St John’s Wood and Lisson Grove by saying it is taking “covert and non-covert” action against a gang in Lisson Grove targeting taxi drivers.
Images have circulated on social media in the last few weeks of young men allegedly part of the gangs that target drivers,
Transport for London has also reminded drivers that they can turn down fares if they feel unsafe.
We have been informed by Chiltern Law team, that the Judicial Review initiated by the United Trade Action Group (UTAG17), is very likely to be heard within the next few weeks, given that this is expedited by order of Mr Justice Walker.
UTAG have done their bit, delivering a JR which another org alleged could never happen.
Now it’s your turn
Support the team who are supporting the trade.
Chris Johnson still needs to raise £3500 through his crowdfunding efforts for his employment claim against My Taxi.
If the target of £15,000 is not met within the next 7 days then the case will be unable to go ahead.
A preliminary court date has been set for the 8th January 2019.
Chris needs to raise a total of £18,000 by the end of December for this case to proceed, Chris said if the target is not reached there will not be the money to pay the barristers to represent him at the employment tribunal.
You can find Chris’s crowdfunding page at https://www.crowdjustice.com/case/mytaxi/
And our very own Joe Lewis and Jon Cox have released a Christmas Single called Christmas just ain’t Christmas without you.
You will be able to hear the song on ou Weekly show this Wednesday.
The track will be available for download from Monday 26th November from iTunes and all major outlets.
We will post a link to download the track when it becomes available.
Events in London this weekend kindly supplied by Sherbet London
Roger Taylor’s Queen Extravaganza at the Apollo Hammersmith finish time approx 22:30.
Anne-Marie – Speak Your Mind Tour o2 Academy Brixton finish time approx 22:30.
Basement at o2 Forum Kentish Town finish time approx. 22:30.
Wardruna 02 Shepherds Bush Empire finish time 22:30.
Florance and the Machine at the o2 Arena Greenwich finish time approx. 22:30
The next Cab Chat Pie & Mash Club meet is on Monday 17th December at Pie & Mash Welling in Upper Wickham Lane, Welling at 1pm, all are welcome to come along and meet the team and enjoy some traditional London Fayre.
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