Archive for September, 2012


Dementia residents take trip down memory lane with taxi

A 1970s taxi cab has been lowered by a crane into the garden of a dementia care home in Dorset to help trigger the memories of residents.
The 1973 LTI Fairway cab was hoisted 90ft over trees then lowered into the garden of the Aldbury in Parkstone.
It is hoped the cab will act as an aid [...]


Nissan announce details of new “black cabs”

Nissan has unveiled details of the purpose built NV200 London Taxi, which the company claim offer a twenty-first century vision for the black cab, by being more efficient and environmentally considerate than most current models while offering increased comfort, space and convenience for occupants.

The new design will join the recently revised Mercedes-Benz Vito Taxi in [...]


Sound Taxi turns London noise into real time music

A touring taxi which turns London street noise into real time music has been exploring the capital’s streets.

The Sound Taxi has been modified with specially fitted speakers and microphones to pick up and record the London buzz.
It feeds cockney chatter or noise from loud Londoners into software which turns it into live music played through [...]


RMT Short Information Films

RMT Chairman Mick Bailey talking about Olympic lanes etc etc
“First they came for the Trade Unionists” Click on the link
First They Came For The Trade Unionists…
“Who is Leon Daniels”  Click on the link
Who is Leon Daniels?
“Road Closed” Click on the link
Road Closed
“Would you credit it ?” Click on the link
Would you Credit it?

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