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Black cab co-operative Taxiapp UK offers free Christmas rides to Whittington Hospital

PUBLISHED: 09:29 15 December 2017 | UPDATED: 14:52 15 December 2017

The Whittington Hospital in Archway. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Archive

The Whittington Hospital in Archway. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Archive

Steve Parsons/PA Archive

A London black cab co-operative is offering free rides to Homerton Hospital over Christmas, to support families with loved ones who are ill.

Taxiapp UK will be laying on the free trips on Wednesday.

Sean Paul Day, founding member of the not-for-profit group, which is owned directly by the drivers themselves, said: “We understand Christmas can be challenging for all those with loved ones in hospital so Taxiapp UK want to offer as much support as we can for those travelling to visit family members.

“Our goal is to make transport accessible for all.”

Taxiapp accepts all kinds of passengers, from wheelchair users to those travelling with pets.

Email support@taxiapp.freshdesk.com to arrange pick-up and drop-off details.

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