July 13, 2017
Anyone who has ever travelled on the famous London Underground will likely have heard the ”Ladies and gentlemen…” address over the tannoy.
Well, it seems in today’s politically correct society that’s now actually offensive so will be banned accordingly. According to ITV, Tube bosses have been told to use ‘gender-neutral’ language and say “good morning everyone”, instead.
Mark Evers, Director of Customer Strategy at TFL said: “We want everyone to feel welcome on our transport network. We have reviewed the language that we use in announcements and elsewhere and will make sure that it is fully inclusive, reflecting the great diversity of London.”
Welcome to the madhouse…
This article was posted: Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 6:18 am