Katie Price’s son Harvey has become a diversity and inclusion ambassador for an electric rail company.
The 19-year-old, who has Prader-Willi syndrome, was revealed to be a train enthusiast when she starred in the BBC documentary Katie Price: Harvey & Me with her former glamor model mother, 43.
After the show aired, Harvey was invited to announce the train, and has reportedly even landed a reality show documenting his passion.
Big news: Katie Price’s son Harvey has become a diversity and inclusion ambassador for an electric rail company (pictured together in September)
teenager now The newly introduced train service, due to run between London and Edinburgh, will also hold the position of an ambassador for Lumo.
Bhumika will work with the company to encourage a better understanding of the challenges of rail travel for people with disabilities.
Lumo Managing Director Helen Wylde said of the announcement: ‘Harvey’s passion for trains is amazing. We love their energy and enthusiasm.
Loves it: The 19-year-old, who has Prader-Willi syndrome, was revealed to be a train enthusiast when he starred in the BBC documentary Katie Price: Harvey & Me.
“We are also committed to improving the passenger experience for people with disabilities, which is a serious endeavor that also needs the attention of our industry.
‘Introducing a single class on our trains was just one way to show that everyone should be able to enjoy the same high quality experience. But we don’t want it to stop there.
‘We will work closely with Harvey to ensure that we are as inclusive as possible in the future. I’m sure there’s work to be done, but if we’re successful, everyone will feel the benefit of Harvey’s input when they travel with Lumo.’
Harvey’s love of trains was evident in the documentary as he and his friend Jack watched the trains in and out of Waterloo Station.
Harvey, who is on the autism spectrum and was born with disabilities including partial blindness and ADHD, even skillfully recited a train announcement, which led Network Rail to announce him at one of the UK’s train stations. given a chance to
‘Please pay attention? This train is made up of 12 coaches. 11:34 Platform four for the South Western Railway service to Guildford,’ Harvey was filmed saying as he imitated the train announcements.
Network Rail’s media relations manager, Tracy O’Brien, told Metro in January: ‘Network Rail will be happy to arrange for Harvey to announce at one of the Network Rail managed stations when it is safe to do so.’
Fan: Harvey’s love of trains was evident in the documentary as he and his friend Jack watched trains in and out of Waterloo Station.