Leicester taxi and private hire drivers have called on the council to stop drivers with licenses issued from other areas picking up fares in the city.The drivers say more lenient rules for getting a...

Spot checks carried out in North East Lincolnshire in the run up to Christmas revealed that 65% of them had problems, with one even being taken off the road immediately, The Grimsby Telegraph reports.Police and...

Private Hire firm Addison Lee have announced plans for self driving cars by 2021, only days after road safety experts warned drivers are 'over-estimating' the technology.The firm has joined forces with self-driving software specialists Oxbotica...

A judge has ruled that Uber is now a 'fit and proper' company and granted a 15 month license to operate in London. On Tuesday, Chief magistrate Emma Arbuthnot said the company was now, in her...

The UK boss of Uber has said that Transport for London "was correct" in questioning whether it was a fit and proper company. In the hearing at Westminster Magistrates Court Tom Elvidge, Uber's general manager in...

Uber has applied for a patent for a new feature on its app which is says can tell if you are drunk or not. The hailing app could also feed other information to a driver, including...