CABWISE cinema adverts

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-03-25
Session date: 
March 25, 2015
Reference: 
2015/0950
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Further to Question No 2015/0608,

Further to Question No 2015/0162 CABWISE has produced advertisements for projection in cinemas advising women against getting into unlicensed cabs.  One of the unlicensed cab drivers shown is of Asian origin and the other Afro-caribbean. I have received complaints from constituents who are offended about the commercial's apparent racial stereo-typing.  What are your comments on the issue and what are you going to do about it?

your answer being

Officers are drafting a response which will be sent shortly.

when will I get a substantive reply?

your answer being

Officers are drafting a response which will be sent shortly

when will I get a substantive reply?

Answer

Answer for CABWISE cinema adverts