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Chelmsford cab drivers protest against deregulation

by Tony Sullivan
Issue No. 2182

About 50 taxi drivers in Chelmsford, Essex, demonstrated last Saturday against the council’s deregulation of licenses.

The members of the GMB union took to the streets in protest against a drop in earnings of up to 50 percent in the last five years.

They are set to strike over New Year’s Eve.

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Tue 15 Dec 2009, 17:35 GMT
Issue No. 2182
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