Holly told the BBC: ‘You don’t expect to go out and have people treat you like you have no right to exist in public spaces.’But certain shopkeepers do. And it's always the usual suspects...
When Holly Scott-Gardner, who has been blind since birth, went to PGR in Coventry for her 22nd birthday on Monday, a staff member told her that her dog wasn’t allowed in.
The restaurant’s owner Majed Bahgozen was then called over, and he told her to leave the dog outside, sit outside, or go elsewhere.
They continued to refuse service, despite Holly repeatedly telling them it was against the law to turn her and her dog away.What are the usual excuses they are proffering?
Initially, Ameena Slaviskus from PGR, who was not there at the time, told the BBC they ‘didn’t know she was blind because she didn’t have a card on her neck’.I...
But owner Bahgozen later said it was because they weren’t aware of the law regarding guide dogs in the UK.You're running a business in the UK. So isn't it time that the council visited to find out what other regulations you're unaware of?
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