Green campaigner Madonna uses her private jet for 120 mile journey

Green campaigner Madonna uses her private jet for 120 mile journey
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Driving would have taken almost three hours but a private jet took just over one.

So it was a no-brainer for Madonna, who chartered her own airline for a trip home from a Birmingham concert to London last Wednesday, according to new reports in The Sun newspaper.

The decision enraged environmental activists, as well as her loyal followers who accused the 57-year-old Unapologetic singer of being a ‘hypocrite’ for increasing her carbon footprint when she herself campaigns to help the climate crisis.

The jet seats just 12 people and would have reportedly contributed 2.907tons of carbon emissions compared to 0.081 for a road vehicle at a cost of £20 petrol.

‘On her way to a global warming summit was she?’ Asked on MailOnline commenter. ‘Like the rest of these celebs preaching hipocracy (sic).’

‘Like the obnoxious hypocrite, Bono, “do as I say not as I do”,’ another said, while one former fan added: ‘She has never given her own hypocrisy a thought….Mad-donna….’

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