Hello again all you taxi troopers! Fast Eddie, your vice president, reporting in with a round-up of events over the last six months. At the time of my last update in January, the committee was still considering our plans for 2016 and nothing was certain. As you are now aware, an awful lot has transpired since then, thanks to the hard work of the committee, the collectors, our taxi drivers and everyone who has contributed to our events throughout the last six months. February/
Scores of WWII veterans are heading to the Bluebell Railway for a day to remember along with their families and friends on Tuesday 19 July.
A convoy of London cabs will transport the war heroes from the capital to the railway’s southern terminal at Sheffield Park for a trip on a heritage stream train, with entertainers and singers in 1940s-style dress.
The trip has been organised by London’s Taxi Charity – full name, The London Taxi Benevolent Association For War Disabl