Romford Youtube racist Jacqueline Woodhouse facing jail
A DRUNKEN secretary whose racist rant on the Underground was posted on YouTube is facing a prison sentence.
Jacqueline Woodhouse, of Mercury Gardens, Romford, pleaded guilty to a charge of racially aggravated, intentional harassment to cause alarm or distress.
The 42-year-old’s outburst included telling horrified Tube passengers: ‘I used to live in England, now I live in the United Nations.’
She also yelled “Pakistani f****** losers” and “This country is a joke” before threatening to punch an Asian man in the face.
The personal assistant and secretary delivered the verbal assault after a champagne binge.
But passenger Galbant Singh Juttla, who was travelling home from a funeral at the time, filmed the seven-minute clip.
At Westminster Magistrates’ Court last week, prosecution barrister Claire Campbell said Woodhouse screamed “I’d like to know if you’re f****** illegals” on the Central line between Mile End and St Paul’s station at about 11pm on January 23.
She questioned Mr Juttla on where he was from. When he said he was British, she said: “I used to live in England, now I live in the United Nations,” said Ms Campbell. Ms Campbell also told the court that Woodhouse had been convicted of an identical rant on a Docklands Light Railway train in December 2008 for which she was fined.
Adjourning sentence, District Judge Elizabeth Roscoe said: “Bearing in mind the level of abuse, the persistence of the abuse, the number of people on the train unable to leave without aborting their journey, and the children present, means that I think the court has to have a pre-sentence report.
“I make it clear that all options are open to the sentencing court, including committal or immediate custody.”MORE
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