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« on: January 08, 2021, 05:30:49 pm »

From the BBC» (British Broadcasting Corporation - home page)

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Depop seller's crop top made from Chiltern Railways train seat cover 'violates terms'

A fashion student has been warned not to sell prohibited items on the clothes app, Depop, after she posted an advert for a top made from a train seat cover.

Mhari Thurston-Tyler made the bandeau out of a Chiltern Railways seat cover designed to promote social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic.

The 20-year-old sold the top for GBP-15 but later refunded her customer and took the advert down.

Depop said the item "clearly violates our terms of service".

The app for buying and selling second-hand clothes said the sale of stolen goods was banned - but Ms Thurston-Tyler denied stealing.

She told BBC News she found two of the blue seat covers "balled up on the floor" outside Marylebone station in London in September.
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« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2021, 05:37:59 pm »

Wrong, but quite enterprising I suppose!

An opportunity for Chiltern when they are able to be removed perhaps?
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