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  • arrow_drop_down Chichester, 05 October 2017 - Verbal abuse / insults

    Today, the 5th of October 2017, at a pharmacy in Chichester, around 6.00pm, one of the Pharmacy Technicians displayed what can only be described as an unacceptable xenophobic behaviour. The first words uttered by the technician in question were an unmentionable insult which was then subsequently followed by a dismissive: “How can I help?”. This is absolutely unacceptable and severely damaging to the image of the Pharmacy in question. I was informed by staff that it is not the first time that an incident like this has happened with the same member of staff. Therefore I anticipate that the pharmacy is quite aware that this is happening, i.e. they are aware that a member of their staff displays racist behaviours and as such the pharmacy endorses this type of behaviour by not doing anything. I believe that an apology is due and I look forward to hearing it from the Management Team at this Pharmacy in Chichester.

    Did anyone speak up or offer support?

    No one.

  • arrow_drop_down Much Wenlock, 21 September 2017 - Verbal abuse / insults

    Racist graffiti spotted in Much Wenlock

    References to racist groups have been seen on a bench near the town's windmill.

    Source: https://www.shropshirestar.com/news/crime/2017/09/28/racist-graffiti-spotted-in-much-wenlock/#sO5JHa3iGqtQ15He.99.

    Did anyone speak up or offer support?

    Last week, a member of the public walking in Much Wenlock called the police to report that graffiti had been sprayed onto a bench and the wooden door of the windmill on the hill by Shadwell Quarry.

  • arrow_drop_down Highcliffe, 26 September 2017 - Verbal abuse / insults

    A woman was left shaken and upset after being racially abused in Highcliffe this week.

    Police are investigating the incident in Highcliffe and appealing for information from the public.

    It happened between 9.30pm and 9.45pm on Tuesday.

    A spokesperson for Dorset Police said a woman was walking along Lymington Road, close to the Co-op store, when a small silver car containing a number of men, stopped on the opposite side of the road.

    The driver wound down the window, shouted repeated racial abuse at her and drove away.

    The offender is described as white, aged around 20 years old, with brown or ginger hair and a round face.

    The victim – a woman aged in her 20s from the Hatfield area of Hertfordshire – was not physically injured.

    Source: http://www.bournemouthecho.co.uk/news/15563407.Hunt_for_driver_who_shouted_racist_abuse_at_woman_before_driving_off/.

    Did anyone speak up or offer support?

    Not specified.

  • arrow_drop_down Weston-super-Mare , 27 September 2017 - Verbal abuse / insults, Threats / intimidation

    I identify as romani gypsy. I experienced a particularly nasty racial incident in which ten college students sang racial abuse about me sleeping with my sister you inbred cunt.

    Did anyone speak up or offer support?

    My friend and fellow romani gypsy

  • arrow_drop_down Newry, 24 September 2017 - Damage to property / vandalism

    A south Armagh mother has said she is "scarred for life" after racists scrawled graffiti at her family home.

    Briege Roe discovered racist abuse sprayed on the garden wall of her home at Tievecrom Road, Forkhill, on Sunday morning.

    She believes the graffiti was targeted at her son, Patrick, a young actor, who has been bullied in the past.

    His mother was shocked when she discovered the words sprayed on two white walls at the bottom of her driveway.

    "It's an attack on my son," she said.

    "I actually had to hold on to the wall, I just couldn't breathe, I felt like someone put a knife through my heart," she said.

    "I stood there for a good 20 to 30 minutes before I knew what to do or where to go and then I rang the police."

    Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-41400503.

    Did anyone speak up or offer support?

    n/a

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