Letter: Mencap: taking a pragmatic view of terminology for the disabled

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Sir: How ridiculous of the PC movement] I do dip into my purse for the 'mentally handicapped', but doubt whether I would give a penny to someone having 'learning difficulties' unless I knew every side of that person's problem.

Yours faithfully,

MARGARET M. R. OATES

Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

21 July

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