Uber partners with IPSE to announce illness and injury cover offer for drivers

As part of our continuing work to build on the initiatives we launched for partners earlier this year, we’re very excited to announce a partnership with the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE), giving drivers access to a range of benefits and protections.

An easier way to say thanks

Introducing Compliments. When a rider leaves a compliment a notification will show up on the driver’s home screen letting them know what they did to make a rider’s day.

The Best of Manchester’s Live Music Scene

Manchester is considered the UK’s second capital city. Since the Sex Pistol’s legendary debut gig 1976, this northern industrial city has transformed itself into a thriving hub for arts, music, and culture, spawning some of the best bands and artists the country has to offer. A night out in Manchester is nothing short of epic, […]

Creative Manchester: Art, Music and Culture

Manchester is famous for its creative vibe and thriving art scene, and this buzzing northern city is home to hundreds of artists and designers, with high-profile art venues hosting exhibitions from around the world. From public galleries and working design studios to artist-run spaces, Manchester is an art lover’s paradise. If you’re looking for a […]

Turning red, white and blue to celebrate a summer of British sporting success

Open the app today between 4.30pm and 6:30pm in Manchester (17th Oct) and tomorrow between 1:00pm and 2:30pm (18th Oct) in Greater London and surrounding area to see the cars sporting the Union Jack in support of British athletes.

Take 3 minutes to register to vote this weekend

This weekend, we’re supporting the Electoral Commission’s campaign to get as many people as possible to register to vote ahead of the upcoming elections across the UK.

Ringing in 2017 in the UK

Check out our 5 favourite facts about how the UK uses Uber to get around on New Year’s Eve. Happy New Year!


The bubbles are flowing, fireworks glowing and you’re celebrating the end of the year with your family and friends. Follow the tips below and the only thing you’ll have to worry about is keeping your resolutions in 2016! Dynamic Pricing Dynamic pricing applies to ensure there’s always a ride available – no matter what the […]

Together, we can drive to a future without AIDS.

Back in June Uber joined the EAT (RED) DRINK (RED) SAVE LIVES campaign to fight AIDS with (RED). This World AIDS Day, we’re partnering with (RED) and enabling riders to help drive towards an AIDS Free Generation.

Tameside, your Uber is arriving now

We’re very excited to announce that Uber Manchester is getting even Greater. As of today, we are launching in Tameside, Greater Manchester. From 4pm today, Tamesiders will be able to request a car at the touch of a button. So whether you’re planning to paint the town red, shop until you drop, or cheer on […]