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R (Independent Workers Union of Great Britain) v Mayor of London


Westminster Palace towers over the streets of London with two red buses passing by.
Westminster Palace in The City of London

R (Independent Workers Union of Great Britain) v Mayor of London Case Number C1/2019/2234


Hearing 30 June 2020 time estimate 1.5 days


TMP is representing IWGB Union. This appeal is challenging the Mayor of London’s removal of the congestion charge exemption from private hire vehicles other than PHVs that are designated wheelchair accessible, but the retention of the same for taxis and whether this amounted to unlawful discrimination on grounds of race, sex, and disability.


30/06/2020


The Guardian - London Minicab Charge Discriminates Against Vulnerable, Court Hears


Union News - IWGB Fights Discriminatory Minicab Congestion Charge At Court Of Appeal

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26/06/2020


THE QUEEN on the application of the INDEPENDENT WORKERS UNION OF GREAT BRITAIN (‘IWGB’) -and- THE MAYOR OF LONDON Respondent and TRANSPORT FOR LONDON Interested Party Case Number C1/2019/2234.


The appeal has been allocated to be heard before Sir Geoffrey Vos, Chancellor of the High Court alongside Singh and Simler LJJ.