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 Post subject: Really shocked
PostPosted: Tue Apr 14, 2020 10:25 am 
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only 1 month into lockdown and the taxi trade is 95% suicidal

obviously quite a few have been kidding themselves over just how great thier business really is

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 Post subject: Re: Really shocked
PostPosted: Tue Apr 14, 2020 11:35 am 
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wannabeeahack wrote:
only 1 month into lockdown and the taxi trade is 95% suicidal

obviously quite a few have been kidding themselves over just how great thier business really is


I'm sure it's not that difference to most other form of Business at the moment.


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 Post subject: Re: Really shocked
PostPosted: Tue Apr 14, 2020 1:20 pm 
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wannabeeahack wrote:
only 1 month into lockdown and the taxi trade is 95% suicidal

obviously quite a few have been kidding themselves over just how great thier business really is


I’m fine for three months, its the future I’m worried about, not just about our trade but the economy as a whole.


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 Post subject: Re: Really shocked
PostPosted: Tue Apr 14, 2020 2:03 pm 
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x-ray wrote:
wannabeeahack wrote:
only 1 month into lockdown and the taxi trade is 95% suicidal

obviously quite a few have been kidding themselves over just how great thier business really is


I’m fine for three months, its the future I’m worried about, not just about our trade but the economy as a whole.


Indeed. Is that light at the end of the tunnel the light of an oncoming train?

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 Post subject: Re: Really shocked
PostPosted: Tue Apr 14, 2020 6:49 pm 
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wannabeeahack wrote:
only 1 month into lockdown and the taxi trade is 95% suicidal

obviously quite a few have been kidding themselves over just how great thier business really is

The vast majority of this trade work week to week.

Having maybe three months off, or three months of hardly any punters, unsurprisingly has freaked many out.

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