Entries by Dan Fosker

Christmas and New Year opening hours

We would like to extend season’s greetings and best wishes for the New Year. Over the Holiday season our opening hours are as below 24/12/2020 (Thursday) 9am to 12pm 25/12/2020 (Christmas Day) CLOSED 28/12/2020 (Monday) CLOSED 29/12/2020 (Tuesday) 9:30am to 3:30pm 30/12/2020 (Wednesday) 9:30am to 3:30pm 31/12/2020 (Thursday) 9:30am to 1pm 01/01/2021  (New Years Day) […]

Important Information following the Covid-19 Pandemic

The current Coronavirus outbreak has placed the Nation in an unimaginable and worrying time, with unprecedented pressures being placed on the NHS, businesses and individuals. The country is facing the prospect of extended restrictions to our movements; the dedicated NHS staff risk their own lives to save others on a daily basis. Whilst all this […]

Important Information regarding our Deptford office

In response to the government’s latest Social Distancing measures, we have taken the tough decision to no longer meet with our valued customers face to face. With this in mind, our office based on site at Ascott Cab Company, Blackhorse Road, Deptford will be temporarily closed. Please rest assured, we have a comprehensive business continuity […]

Happy Anniversary Holly Platt

Happy Anniversary! This month marks Holly Platt’s 10 year anniversary at Quotax. Holly has worked tirelessly delivering exceptional customer service to our clients over the years. Holly initially joined Quotax as an administrator and has being promoted several times since and has recently been made Customer Services Manager. We would like to take this opportunity […]

Lifetime Achievement Award

The final presentation of the evening was the Lifetime Achievement Award. This year it was given to Ronnie Mitchell who first entered the cab trade in 1948. He drove a cab until 1962 when he decided to further his involvement in the trade, going into business as M & M Taxis renting and repairing cabs. […]

Nissan suspends its London taxi programme

On 21st November came the surprise announcement from Nissan that it has suspended its London Taxi Project pending the outcome of London’s Ultra-Low Emission Zone consultation. It was being eagerly awaited by many in the taxi trade, following a launch event earlier this year, when Nissan said that this meant the taxi would have “exceptionally […]

Ruling regarding Children in arms in London Taxis

Following a number of quiries from clients regarding whether they are covered for children in arms and whether two under 10s count as 1, Quotax wrote to TFL asking for clarification, please see their response below: This can be a complex issue but with the application of common sense it is usually overcome very quickly. […]

Bonjour assevillers!

Each year when the Magical Taxi Tour drives down through France a refuelling stop is made at Assevillers Service Station. Elior is a major global Company operating 257 outlets and shops in 70 Service Stations throughout France; each year the Assevillers staff liaise with the trip organisers and Esso to get ready for the arrival […]

Highbury corner bridge replacement

TfL are replacing the bridge at Highbury Corner – the bridge was built around 1850 to carry the Holloway Road (A1) over London Overground’s East London line and Network Rail’s Northern line. Highbury & Islington station sits on the bridge. Now the bridge carries more than 25,000 vehicles a day over the railway lines by […]

Moving forward

Following the announcement on 21st November from Nissan that it has suspended its London Taxi Project pending the outcome of London’s Ultra-Low Emission Zone consultation, there have been many comments from the trade. The whole ULEZ consultation means there are many unanswered questions about the future of the trade at the moment. The fact is […]