Westminster 'parking attendant' faces sack over foul-mouthed rant

“Go and give that to your wife because I'll be f***ing her soon”

A WESTMINSTER COUNCIL parking attendant is facing disciplinary action after hurling four-letter abuse at a motorcyclist during a parking-related altercation in the West End.

The incident, seen here on video, shows the unnamed warden threatening management consulant Warren Djangoly, who said the abuse was “totally unprovoked”.

The clip shows the warden objecting to being photographed: “Don't be taking my picture,” he growls at the cameraman. “Go and give that to your wife because I'll be f***ing her soon.”

The 'warden' repeats the comment fore walking away.

“I was shocked when he swore at me but I didn't realise exactly what he said until I saw the video," said Mr Djangoly. "It's really quite appalling. It was also totally unprovoked.

"I only said to him not to bother giving me a ticket because I was going, and he got all aggressive, saying don't tell me what to do'.

“What came out of his mouth next was astonishing and absolutely outrageous. It's very concerning when someone says that to you, and it was really quite traumatising because there's the worry that these people have access to our records.”

Dr Leith Penny, Westminster's strategic director of city management, said: “Our parking attendants do a difficult and challenging job. However, Westminster council demands the highest standards from its parking staff and we do not tolerate this kind of behaviour which is clearly unacceptable.”

NSL spokesman Tim Cowen said the warden's language was “shocking” and an investigation had been launched.

He added: “The civil enforcement officer in question has been removed from the Westminster operation and suspended while that investigation takes place.

"Behaviour like this is not acceptable and would usually result in dismissal if the case is proven.”

Mr Djangoly is also the chairman of the No to Bike Parking Tax campaign.

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