Disability Campaigner Paula Peters ‘Abused On Train’

Same Difference

Paula Peters is a friend of Same Difference. We know she is disabled and would like to put on record that she has our full support. We have no further words to describe our feelings about this.

A disabled woman has told how she was called a “scrounger” and told to “f*** off” as she was subjected to a foul-mouthed tirade on a train when she asked a young couple to give up their seats.

Paula Peters, 45, from Bromley, said she was hit with the abuse after she approached a man and a woman in seats marked for wheelchair users.

She said the pair mocked her when she told them she needed to sit down as she suffered from “chronic pain” before a woman told her “f*** off, you’re a scrounger”.

Ms Peters added her disability was also questioned even though she uses a walker to aid her balance…

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