ID card can't prove ID

There is an revealing article in the Telegraph today with the headline:'Man can't prove ID with ID card'

Darren McTeggart tried to use the £30 card to pick up a replacement credit card from a branch of Santander – formerly Abbey – in Manchester, where the scheme was rolled out on a voluntary basis last year.

Mr McTeggart, one of the first people to get the card, said: “They said it was not on their list of approved ID.

Admittedly, it was an oversight on the part of the bank, but still...

Via No2ID