Brexit: Boris urged to act as blue badge parking pass no longer recognised in EU hotspots

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She added that it was “essential that the Government ensures that blue badges are recognised across Europe to ensure that disabled people enjoy the same opportunities to travel”.

Baroness Sal Brinton, the Liberal Democrats’ health spokesperson in the House of Lords, said: “It is deeply disappointing that the Government appear[s] to have let this issue drop down their agenda.

“Disabled people already face a huge wave of difficulties others do not when trying to travel, either for work or for a holiday and this is yet another barrier for them.”

The Lib Dem peer, who uses a wheelchair, added: “By failing to secure a reciprocal deal on blue badge use, the Conservatives are letting disabled people down.

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