October 2012



Surge in interest for disabled sport

The number of people visiting Deloitte Parasport, the website which signposts people with a disability to sporting opportunities, has soared thanks to the Paralympic Games….


Gary Barlow announced for Little Noise Sessions

Monday 19 November: Gary Barlow with special guests Tuesday 20 November: Olly Murs with Lawson and Loveable Rogues Wednesday 21 November: Richard Hawley with support from First Aid…


Jonnie Peacock launches Sports Fest

ParalympicsGB gold medallist Jonnie Peacock is encouraging disabled people to sign up to the first ever ParalympicsGB Sports Fest, which was announced today (Tuesday October…


Simon comes home to roosters…

A rural care community in Cornwall has come up with a novel way to support one of its residents – by building him a new…


Bocaddon Holiday Cottages

IN ASSOCIATION WITH BOCADDON HOLIDAY COTTAGES   English Tourist Board Rating – 4 Stars; Gold Award Accessibility Rating – M3 & M1   Relax and…



World Polio Day

Today is World Polio Day, 24 hours which aim to raise awareness of the continued battle against polio and its long term effects – Post…




Generation Inspired cycle challenge launched

Children’s mobility charity Whizz-Kidz has announced that one of its senior business champions will cycle the length of Britain, from Land’s End to John O’Groats, to…


Mencap Spellathon now live!

From today, schools across the UK can sign up to take part in learning disability charity Mencap’s free annual Spellathon competition online at www.spellathon.net. School…



The Christmas Tree Farmer

When business owner Clive Collins broke his spine twenty years ago, he thought it was all over. Having just bought a farm with the intention…