The 2016 London Mayoral election will be held on 5th May 2016 to elect the Mayor of London, on the same day as the London Assembly election.   Boris Johnson has held the position as Mayor of London since 4th May 2008. The position was previously held by Ken Livingstone from the creation of the […]

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Boris Johnson has held the position as Mayor of London since 4th May 2008. The position was previously held by Ken Livingstone from the creation of the role on the 4th of May 2000 until his succession by Johnson.   Below is a list of Boris Johnson’s failures and mismanagement in the course of his […]

On Monday 29th February 2016, Leeds Licensed Private Hire drivers working on the Uber platform demonstrated outside Uber’s office due to the recent rate cuts (£1 per mile / £2.50 minimum). They are demanding either Uber reduce their commission (currently 20%) or put the rate back up to £1.25 per mile & £3 minimum. Just […]

Uber London Ltd was incorporated on the 2nd April 2012 in the UK; Uber London Ltd is licensed by Transport for London as a Licensed Private Hire Operator. Uber London Ltd is responsible for the operational aspect of Uber in England, and is also responsible for on boarding self employed licensed private hire drivers. Uber […]

TfL Private Hire Regulations Review Integrated Impact assessment (IIA)   Dear PHV Drivers, Please see below my response to TfL consultation, I encourage you all to review the Integrated Private Hire Regulations IIA document and make amendments to my response as you see fit. The only way PHV drivers can have an effect on TfL […]

Addison Lee once London’s largest Private Hire Operator has found common ground with Uber in opposing Mayor Boris Johnson plans to cap the number of private hire drivers in the capital. But, unlike the e-booking app, Addison Lee believes the solution to the proliferation of minicabs is regulation. On Friday 22nd of May 2015, an […]