England fans assess disabled access at Russia World Cup

England fans assess disabled access at Russia World Cup

A video report by the BBC has shone a light on the measures being taken by Russian authorities to ensure there is ample disabled access for World Cup fans during the tournament.

One England fan who has travelled out for the tournament was shown negotiating public transport, which he was concerned about before arriving in Russia.

Paul Letters, who uses a mobility scooter, is seen in the report being assisted at a metro station and says: “I am impressed there are ramps…to get around the steps…and also into shopping centres.”

 

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