Taxi driver given parking ticket while helping wheelchair-bound woman into taxi » National Taxi Association

Taxi driver given parking ticket while helping wheelchair-bound woman into taxi » National Taxi Association

Anthony Clarke helping disabled passenger Julie Carnelley in to his taxi in Upper Parliament Street. THE city council has apologised after a cabbie was given a parking ticket while he helped a woman in a wheelchair into his taxi. Julie Carnelley said she was “gobsmacked” when the attendant pounced as the driver was helping her into his cab outside Jobcentre Plus in Upper Parliament Street, where she works as a clerical officer. The 46-year-old mother has multiple sclerosis and uses a taxi to take her to and from work every day. She has been picked up from the same spot for the past two years and while it does require the driver to wait on double yellow lines, she says it is the first time a ticket has been issued. After being contacted by the Post, the city council agreed to scrap the fine for taxi firm NG11 Cars and apologised. Ms Carnelley, of Brinkhill Crescent, Clifton...

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