Transport for London

Caroline Pidgeons Letter to Mike Brown

Dear Mike, I’m writing to express my concern over the way in which TfL is mandating credit card payments for Black Taxis. Although I am a strong supporter of the mandate in principle there are important aspects of it which I think are unfair. I have been contacted by...

Card payments to be accepted in every black cab

Cash has always been the standard method of payment in London's 22,500 licensed taxis but around half of all cab drivers now accept card payments. By requiring cards to be accepted in all black cabs, taking a cab will be even easier for Londoners and visitors. The...