Actor Ruth Madeley describes how taxi driver took her wheelchair after row

Actor Ruth Madeley has told how a minicab driver took her wheelchair away after an argument outside a London train station.

The Bafta nominee, who starred in the BBC One drama Years and Years, said the man refused to drop her outside Euston station’s accessible entrance because heavy traffic made it “too difficult” and it would “take too long”.

The 33-year-old, who has spina bifida, said the driver told her he had seen her stand up and “knew I could walk” before demanding the fare, despite the journey being prepaid.

During the dispute, Madeley said, he took her [...]

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