Uber has announced its Local Cab product is launching in Aylesbury, Dumfries, Northampton and Stranraer enabling passengers there to book with a local taxi company via Uber app.
Bedford cabbies have been told they aren't allowed to use their cars for work.
Teesside firm, Boro Taxis have started a recruitment campaign and aim to hire 300 drivers.
A man who killed a taxi driver and seriously injured his two passengers in a high-speed crash has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
Hackney carriage drivers in Nottingham have been given more time to get a greener vehicle in recognition of the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Karl Glendenning was in a taxi when he pulled out a machete after realising there was a police car with blue lights on behind it.
Members of the union’s executive have voted to take the action on September 28, and asked drivers not to log on and passengers not to cross the digital picket line and book the service.
An investigation has been launched after some taxi drivers say that tens of thousands of pounds in payments made to cab firms during the coronavirus lockdown have not been passed to them.
Saloon car taxis and private hire vehicles in Hyndburn will no longer have to fit swivel front seats after councillors found them difficult and dangerous to use.