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London's taxi drivers protest near The Shard

London's taxi drivers have held a demonstration near The Shard in protest at Transport for London's decision not to place a taxi rank outside the building.

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London's taxi drivers to protest near Shard

The opening of a new hotel at the Shard today is to be marked by a protest by taxi drivers.

The cab section of the Unite union claim Transport for London is refusing to put a taxi rank near to the building's entrance on St Thomas Street.

The union claims Boris Johnson is not giving taxi services enough consideration as part of the capital's transport network.

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