Angela's petition hand - in at 11 Downing street - video transcript

A video from Scope's YouTube channel

25 June 2013



Social care is the vital support many disabled people need to wash, dress, leave the house and live their lives. 

On 24 June 2013, Angela Murray handed in a petition with over 46,000 signatures to 11 Downing Street

Urging George Osborne to fund social care in the government's spending review this Wednesday.

Angela: Today I'm handing in a petition to 11 Downing Street. Basically to help people all around the country that need social care.

Reporter: What would you message be to the government?  

Angela: Please re - think. 

Reporter: Are there many other people in the same situation as you? 

Angela: Thousands. 

Angela: I'm amazed,  I'm completely overwhelmed by it. I never thought for a minute that it would get as big as it has done. But it's really encouraging, really heart warming that so many people care about what's going on. Britain Cares. 

VO: Show you care at
And if we work together, we can show them: Britain Cares.

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