Model with no bowel denied toilet access

A model was left humiliated when his ileostomy bag leaked and staff at a conference centre refused to let him use the toilet

Blake Beckford

 

 

 

 

 

 

15 January 2018

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Government refuses to back acccess amendment

The government has failed  to support new laws that would provide access for 800,000 fellow wheelchair-users to 60,000 shops, pubs and cafés across England, Scotland and Wales.

30 November 2017

Read John Pring’s Disability News article here

 

Transport help for disabled Londoners

An article by Barb Roberts a London based disability Campaigner about new help  on London Transport for disabled customers.

4 December 2017

Read Barb’s article here

 

Tanni refused train space

Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson, was refused a space on a train by Virgin Train staff, who refused to ask someone move to allow here to board.

23 December 2017

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Being an MP with a Disability

A great Guardian article from Marsha de Cordova MP, Shaddow Disabilities Minister, on the challenges she faces as a MP with a visual disability.

12 December 2017

Read the  article here

Disabled people: attitudes towards travel

A Department for Transport Report, Transport social research and evaluation and Accessible transport Published 13 November 2017

Read the report here