Kick David Mellor out of my cab? If I lost shouty-sweary fares I’d have none left | Ian Beetlestone

Kick David Mellor out of my cab? If I lost shouty-sweary fares I’d have none left | Ian Beetlestone
The back of my taxi is a confessional, but Mellor broke the rules of engagement. If only all my customers were like that nice Pete Doherty

The Sun is now handing out stickers for us cabbies to put up banning David Mellor for his much-reported antics earlier this week. I’m not sure I’d have many passengers left if I started banning all the shouty-sweary ones.

We’ve all had them. Half past five on a rainy afternoon, gridlock everywhere and in they jump, all harried and important and barking orders. “Drive! My train’s at 10 to! Not this way, I’m not a tourist!” That sort of thing. They act as if they know the city so well and yet are as amazed by the traffic conditions as someone seeing the place for the first time.

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Source: Guardian Transport

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/nov/27/david-mellor-my-cab-taxi-pete-doherty