On the road to Crufts
16th March 2018
We supported two well-known institutions at the annual dog show Crufts last weekend. The Kennel Club and the Chelsea Pensioners attended the ‘world’s greatest dog show’ with a helping hand from our drivers. We provided vehicles from our fleet from Thursday, March 8, to Sunday, March 11, to collect members…
Win a free airport transfer with LandFlight!
14th December 2017
This Christmas, we are giving away an airport transfer worth up to £530 for your holiday in 2018! The lucky winner will receive a return transfer in one of our executive saloon cars to and from any of the following locations: London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Stansted, Luton, Manchester, Birmingham and…
KNOWLE VETERANS ON PARADE THANKS TO LANDFLIGHT
9th November 2017
Army, Navy and Air Force veterans will get special treatment again this year when a Solihull executive travel firm provides them with free transport to the annual Remembrance Sunday parade in Knowle. In a unique partnership spanning more than 35 years, LandFlight has taken the strain for hundreds of former…
LandFlight agrees new three-year contract with FlyBe
31st October 2017
FlyBe’s pilots are responsible for transporting thousands of passengers to their destinations smoothly and safely every day – and thanks to a new deal with a Solihull executive travel firm, their vital journey to the airport is now taken care of too. The Exeter-based airline has inked a new three-year…
WILL THE FUTURE OF MOTORING REALLY BE ELECTRIFYING?
2nd October 2017
If we are to believe all the recent motor manufacturer announcements, we’ll all be driving electric vehicles (EVs) in the coming years. While it’s a fine notion and environmentally, from a clean air point of view, appears very sensible; is it achievable? Let me put my cards on the table.…
ORCHESTRA ON THE ROAD TO LONDON FOR ICONIC BBC PROMS SHOW
16th August 2017
One of the world’s leading orchestras is hitting the road for a BBC Proms show at the iconic Royal Albert Hall with a helping hand from a Solihull executive travel firm. The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) is performing at the London venue on Monday, August 21 as part…
LANDFLIGHT PROVIDES THE DRIVE FOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP JUDO COMPETITORS
9th August 2017
Athletes from 17 countries were given a warm welcome to the UK by a Solihull executive travel firm last week, as they arrived in the Midlands for the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) European Judo Championships. LandFlight provided several vehicles from its fleet to collect competitors as they arrive at…
Are autonomous vehicles a private hire opportunity or an industry threat?
26th May 2017
Autonomous vehicles have been a point of discussion for a number of years, with questions arising on the probability of them hitting the road soon, where liability lays and whether the technology, and in fact our infrastructure, is ready for this game-changing way in which we travel. But what will…
Uberisation – the future of the industry or a passing fancy?
24th May 2017
Mention Uber to taxi drivers and you’ll generally get polar opposite reactions, it’s either love or loathe. Taxi operators, on the other hand, seem to be firmly in the against camp. Uber has certainly disrupted the industry, not only with what could be called ‘aggressive driver recruitment’ through £500 to…
TRANSPORT BOSS GETS BEHIND THE WHEEL TO DRIVE EMPLOYEE SUPPORT
15th May 2017
The director of a Solihull-based transport service provider is rolling up his sleeves to take Public Carriage Vehicle (PCV) training to support staff at all levels. Akhtar Ali, director of LandFlight, which provides executive chauffeur, bus and coach services, decided to take the PCV Category D training to give him…