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Taxis and private hire vehicles: the road to reform

Here you can browse the Minutes of Evidence which were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 12 July 2011.

Oral Evidence

Taken before the Transport Committee

on Tuesday 15 March 2011

Members present:

Mrs Louise Ellman (Chair)
Steve BakerPaul Maynard
Kwasi KwartengIain Stewart
Mr John Leech



Examination of Witnesses

Witnesses: Brian Whitehead, Regional Organiser, RMT, Eddie Lambert, Former Chair London Taxi Branch, RMT, Paul Brent, Chairman, National Taxi Association, Tim Gray, Company Secretary, National Taxi Association, and Steve Wright MBE, Chairman, Licensed Private Hire Car Association, gave evidence.

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Examination of Witnesses

Witnesses: Kris Beuret OBE, Chair, National Association of Taxi Users, John Austin, Vice Chair, National Association of Taxi Users, John Moorhouse, Company Secretary, TravelWatch NorthWest, and Paul Fawcett, Advisory and Research Consultant, TravelWatch NorthWest, gave evidence.

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Examination of Witnesses

Witnesses: Norman Baker MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport, and Rachael Watson, Department for Transport, gave evidence.

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