Change.Org Petition To Remove IDS And Cameron As Motability Patrons

Unfortunately Nick I don’t think any charity that size is naive. What kind of charity would have a Tory as a patron. The last thing any Tory wants to do is help the vulnerable.

Same Difference

Readers, after Same Difference covered this story yesterday, we found this petition, which we’ve since signed. At time of writing it has over 7000 signatures in under 24 hours.

We the undersigned call on Declan Mahoney CEO of Motability, Mike Betts, Executive Director and the Committee of Motability Operations Group PLC, to remove David Cameron and Iain Duncan Smith as Patrons of Motability.

Both David Cameron and Iain Duncan Smith, in their roles as elected MPs and members of the Conservative Party have done, and are still doing, everything in their power to remove motability vehicles from sick and disabled people who really need them to maintain their mobility and independence. We consider it to be hypocritical in the extreme and in very poor taste that these two politicians should be patrons of a charity designed to give people freedom and independence while, at the same time, attempting to remove…

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