The most awkward Boris moment ever at the State of London Debate earlier this evening:
'Why aren't you standing?' Boris says to an audience member. 'Because I'm in a wheelchair' is the response #askboris
— Owen Bennett (@owenjbennett) June 23, 2015
Boris Johnson just said "why don't you even stand up" to a guy in a wheelchair. Painful
— Valentin (@Servelv) June 23, 2015
— Stasys Butenas (@Butenas) June 23, 2015
Last October he snubbed a challenge from Paralympian Hannah Cockroft to spend a day attempting to travel on public transport in London using a wheelchair.