Bennetts History

  • 1928
    Mr David Bennett who originally worked from Edingale set up the company in 1928 with just 1 vehicle. He like many others served in the forces and it wasn’t till after the war the company moved to Amington and started to expand.
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  • 1961-2
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    In 1961-2 Mr D. Bennett handed the firm over to his son Brian
  • 1966-68
    In 1966-68 Brian bought his 1st minibus and 2 new Diesel Morris Oxford’s. The name of the Company was then changed to Bennetts Taxi’s and Minibuses.

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  • 2002
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    The Company continued to expand and larger minibuses and coaches were added to the fleet. Brian sold the taxi and small minibus company to Frank and Sandra Steele in 2002.
  • 2010
    Frank and Sandra have continued expanding the company to the present figure of 50 vehicles and installed a fully automated computer dispatch system and brand new website with online quoting. keeping Bennetts the forerunner in Tamworth and the surrounding area.
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