A report just in.
It appears that the taxi regulator Kathleen Doyle has been kidnapped,
A radical Pakistani group with links to Al Kyiada seem to be responsible.
They have made varied demands, but the nub of their demands is that unless they get e10,000 before noon they will burn the hostage.
Taxi drivers have been swift to respond.
They have collected 600 gallons of petrol,,,syphoning continues through the night..