Gender Neutral Language on the Underground

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-08-10
Session date: 
August 10, 2017
Reference: 
2017/3133
Question By: 
David Kurten
Organisation: 
UKIP
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

To ask the Mayor whether the widely-reported news that Transport for London workers have been instructed to stop using the term "ladies and gentlemen" because it is deemed to be 'offensive' is true.

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Answer

Answer for Gender Neutral Language on the Underground

Answer for Gender Neutral Language on the Underground

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Transport for London is committed to providing an excellent service for all its customers. It serves an incredibly diverse and vibrant city, and updates the language it uses to be as inclusive as possible to the millions of people who use the network every day.