TITLE

Dying? We still can't cancel your phone contract

AUTHOR(S)
Kiran Randhawa
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Evening Standard;5/23/2012, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A MAN with eight weeks to live was told he could not cancel his Virgin Mobile contract which runs until January. Terence Allen, 62, of Witham in Essex, was diagnosed with oesophagus, liver and stomach cancer last Friday. Customer service staff told him he would be liable to pay the outstanding sum, about �160, if he ended his contract early, despite his offer to send in written medical evidence.
ACCESSION #
75504380

 

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