He had sat opposite a young girl wearing a hijab. They exchanged smiles, but not words.
Then, Ashley noticed the girl look up before suddenly looking away as he heard a voice from behind him say loudly ‘F***ing p***’.
He took to Facebook to speak of the ordeal.
The post has now been shared over 18,000 times and has received more than 41,000 likes…MORE: metro.co.uk