11 Jan '16, 8pm

Taxi Tales: False Impression

Early one morning I had a call to pick up from what I thought was a really dodgy place. My screen just gave the flimsy location of school playing fields in the nearby town of Dalton, when I got there I could see absolutely nobody about, not even the usual early morning dog walkers and was just about to give up when four lads appeared out of the gloom as if from nowhere. They all wore bulky dark clothes and hoodies with most of their faces covered and looked pretty dishevelled, I was half inclined to do the sensible thing and drive off sharpish but business was slack so I decided to chance it. They all climbed in the cab and they asked to go to the next village up which was about an eight-pound fare. I was pleasantly surprised when they paid up front and turned out to be a nice bunch of lads well spoken polite and friendly. So I guess it’s true sometimes you can’t always go...

Full article: http://taxistorys.blogspot.com/2016/01/false-impression.h...

Tweets

Taxi Tales: Binned

taxistorys.blogspot.com 13 Jan '16, 5pm

Another busy Sunday and the morning started off with lots of leftovers from the Saturday night. One of the first was from ...

The hardest thing in the world is not asking the same questions every time we take a taxi. But what are they?

The hardest thing in the world is not asking th...

insuretaxi.com 13 Jan '16, 9am

Common Questions That Taxi Drivers Get Asked Published: January 12, 2016 It seems to have become a tradition, stemming fro...

New post: The Pros and Cons of App Based Taxi Services

New post: The Pros and Cons of App Based Taxi S...

insuretaxi.com 11 Jan '16, 10am

The Pros and Cons of App Based Taxi Services Published: January 11, 2016 The Uber phenomenon is spreading fast all over th...