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Take A Look At This Heart Official Trailer – Living Spinal Blog

The new film, “Take a Look at this Heart” digs into the topics of love, sexuality, and…

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A funny one-woman show about disabled king Richard III – Disability Horizons

Next month sees the reimagining of Richard III – a king with scoliosis who was vilified by…

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Direct Payments: the disparities between local authorities – Disability Horizons

Chris Cusack, who has Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), examines how Direct Payments and the level of care…

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What would a truly disabled-accessible city look like? – The Guardian

To David Meere, a visually impaired man from Melbourne, among the various obstacles to life in cities…

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VIDEO: Mik Scarlet on being yourself, being confident and being inclusive – Disability Horizons

In our latest video interview, we speak to journalist Mik Scarlet, best known for his bold looks,…

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Valentine’s Day: our ultimate dating, relationship and sex tips – Disability Horizons

Ahead of Valentine’s Day, we’re launching our new series of sex and relationship articles, to bring you…

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DWP promises no-one will lose out in huge review of 1.6 million PIP cases – DisabledGo Blog

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has promised that no disabled people will have their benefits…

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Motability Operations boss is on £1.7million – Daily Mail Online

A company providing taxpayer-funded cars for the disabled is hoarding £2.4billion – and paying its boss £1.7million…

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VIDEO: Tanni Grey-Thompson on changing the world for disabled people – Disability Horizons

Following on from our launch of the DHorizons Tribe, in our new series, we’ll be interviewing experts,…

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Accessible bathrooms: small things can make a big difference – Disability Horizons

It’s amazing how the seemingly simple things, that most people take for granted, can make such a…

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My experience pitching the wheelAIR on BBC’s Dragons’ Den – wheelAIR

Where it all began It was a rainy day in March 2017 when the BBC emailed me asking…

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Innovative New Cooling Wheelchair Backrest Wins Support of Business Tycoons – Press release

The wheelAIR cooling backrest cushion was offered a £75K investment deal by four Dragons on the latest…

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Why BBC Class Act is an exciting step forward for disabled actors – Scope’s Blog

BBC Class Act is a nationwide development programme which aims to support and raise the profile of…

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Easy Reach toilet seat for easier care and better quality of life in the home or the hospital – Press Release

A new start-up company Easy Reach, LLP has developed the “Easy Reach”, an elevated toilet seat adapter…

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Disability and parenting: making my dream of motherhood come true – Disability Horizons

Aideen Blackborough has never let her disability hold her back, and that was no different when it…

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Local authorities: are disabled people being represented? – Disability Horizons

Local authorities are supposed to represent the mix of people in the local area. With an estimated…

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Blind ‘K’Nexpert’ at RBLI’s social enterprise recreates London skyline – RBLI

A blind factory worker at Britain’s Bravest Manufacturing Company has constructed large-scale K’Nex models of London’s most…

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Woman left angry note after parking in disabled bay – Daily Mail Online

A chronically ill grandmother-of-ten was left a furious note calling her a ‘selfish b******’ for parking in…

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Blind woman looks after 12 grandchildren in rural China – Daily Mail Online

A blind grandmother who lives in a rural village in China has to look after her 12…

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Sweatband to replace finger-prick test for diabetes – Daily Mail Online

Scientists have designed a sweatband that can measure blood sugar levels without the need for painful finger-prick…

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