Thank you from Chief Constable after identifying taxi driver November 9th, 2015 Connor_Henderson Latest News Shares Comments Merseyside Police Chief Constable, Sir Jon Murphy, would like to thank members of the public who contacted the police after he put out an appeal to find the driver of a white Hackney cab, who had paid his respects whilst the cortege of PC Dave Phillips, passed him on the Strand. We have now been able to identify the taxi driver, a 73-year-old former merchant seaman from Dingle, who has been driving taxis in the city for about 20 years. The Chief Constable will be writing to him to thank him for the respect he paid on the day, he was particularly struck by the fact that the taxi driver took time to get out of his cab and stood to attention whilst the entire procession went past. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!