Disabled Man Asked to Leave Cinema as Ventilator was ‘Too Noisy’

18 Jan 2015

A man was asked to leave a cinema midway through the film he was watching because his ventilator was too noisy and disturbing other customers. Richard Bridger has muscular dystrophy and uses a ventilator to help keep his carbon dioxide levels down.


Muscular dystrophy charity Trailblazers criticised the popular chain for being “discriminatory”. The cinema have since apologised.

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