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by Alf Townsend

  • Author: Alf Townsend
  • ISBN: 075094496X
  • ISBN13: 978-0750944960
  • ePub: 1119 kb | FB2: 1887 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Historical
  • Publisher: The History Press; UK ed. edition (April 15, 2007)
  • Pages: 208
  • Rating: 4.8/5
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The London Cabbie: A Life's Knowledge ePub download

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This book certainly reinforced my view that it takes a very special type of person to be a cabbie. A well written book, gets you right in the scene a must to read for anyone doing the famous knowledge of london. A good down to earth read that is hard not to enjoy.

The London Cabbie by Alf Townsend (Paperback, 2007). Forty years ago Alf Townsend passed The Knowledge - after 14,000 miles on a moped round central London. The London Cabbie Format: Paperback. Read full description.

Taxicabs are regulated throughout the United Kingdom, but the regulation of taxicabs in London is especially rigorous with regard to mechanical integrity and driver knowledge. An official report observed that: "Little however is known about the regulation by anyone outside the trade. The Public Carriage Office, which regulates and licenses taxis and private hire (commonly known as minicabs) was transferred from the Metropolitan Police to become part of Transport for London in 2000.

London Cabbies go for chart success with release of anthemic song . And a copy of the brilliant book 'London Made Us: A Memoir of a shape-shifting city' by Robert Elms.

Come on Londoners we need your support!! Feat. actor Lee Macdonald & a cameo from none other than National Treasure Maureen Lipman. We Are London' is the brand new single from London Black Cabbies Joe Cartwright and Jon Cox, plus London theatre producer Vaughan Williams.

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Forty years ago Alf Townsend passed The Knowledge - after 14,000 miles on a moped round central London. The London Cabbie: A Life's Knowledge.

Becoming a London taxi driver isn’t something you can achieve in a few .

Becoming a London taxi driver isn’t something you can achieve in a few weeks, days or even months not unless you have a brain like superman. Because the use of sat navs is prohibited, remembering the many points of interest and quickest routes across London can take two to three years to master and often even longer Two – Get yourself a copy of the Blue Book and start learning the routes, the quicker you know the routes the sooner you can become a Cabbie.

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Forty years ago Alf Townsend passed The Knowledge - after 14,000 miles on a moped round central London. Since then he has covered millions of miles in his taxi. This book includes a selection of his extraordinary and hiliarious tales of everyday life as a cabbie, in which we meet Mr Whippy and Violent Pete, Bread Roll Mick and the Motorway Mouse, Claude the Bastard and the mysterious Mr X. Alf also examines the history of cab driving in the capital, including the variety of taxis that have been used over the decades.