Lulu, 70, stands all the way to Take That gig when no-one offers "this old bird" seat on London tube
9 May 2019, 13:54
Singer Lulu had to stand all the way to the O2 arena in London last night (May 8) when no-one offered her a seat on the underground.
The 70-year-old singer took to her Instagram page to poke fun at herself saying: "On the way to work at @theo2london tonight...and nobody gave this old bird a seat on the tube," laughingly finishing the post with the hashtag "#OAP".
The 'Shout' singer who looks years younger than her 70 years was wearing sunglasses, a baseball cap and flared trousers with towering platform shoes as she travelled to the O2 Arena.
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After posting the Instagram snap on her official account, the singer's loyal fan flooded the post with reasons why they though Lulu had been left standing on the underground.
A fan called Scherezaderomero, said: "Maybe because you look like a teenager!"
Another called Susantquigley proclaimed: "That’s cause you look so young it’s those fab Scottish genes."
Other fans chastised Lulu's fellow travellers for their lack of manners, with user Dressy.nessy saying: "...shame on people on the train for not letting you sit down."
And Thedominata adding: "...unbelievably rude of them, [you're] probably fitter than half of them."
Lulu will kick off her On Fire tour on August 16 playing 35 dates across the UK to celebrate an amazing 55-years since the release her her world famous single, 'Shout'.