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Taxi recall causes shortage worries for London cabbies

Hundreds of taxi drivers are concerned about their livelihoods this Christmas after a technical fault led to the recall of a fleet of Hackney carriages last month.

The drivers say they no longer have a cab at the busiest time of the year and are unable to rent replacements due to a chronic shortage of the historic black taxis.

  • 08 Nov 2012
  • From the section London