Articles by Enable Magazine

Beautiful

A brutal acid attack turned Katie Piper’s world upside down. Now, she’s using her experience to help others in a similar situation. Looking at pictures…


Model Behaviour

Gemma Andre burst into tears when she was told her daughter had won a place with a top children’s modelling agency – not just because…


In the headlines

The stories making the news today…   Paralympics 2012: meet the British Paraorchestra (Telegraph) The Telegraph finds out more about one of the highlights of…


#dontforget

The London 2012 Paralympic Games were a triumph. They entertained, impressed and inspired the nation, showing the very best of disabled sport. But now that…


In the headlines

Today’s biggest disability stories… Channel 4’s dilemma: can it host both Frankie Boyle and the Paralympics? (Guardian blog) Mark Lawson questions whether the Paralympic broadcast…


In the headlines

The stories making the headlines today.    Tube wheelchair ramps should be permanent, says charity (BBC News) The London Underground has been made more accessible…


In the headlines

The disability stories making the headlines today… Channel 4 criticised as show asks if it is OK to hit disabled people (Telegraph) The Paralympic broadcaster has…


Increased coverage for Paralympics

As of today, Channel 4 will be extending its Paralympic coverage on the station’s main channel. Due to the success of the Games so far,…


#Relay4Equality

Sightsavers UK believe that it is essential for disabled people to be involved in discussions about global poverty, to ensure that there is equal access…



Mike Kerr – murderball star

This year’s wheelchair rugby squad is the strongest it’s ever been, with the men and women of the court among the favourites to make it…


Ellie Simmonds – going for gold

With a string of world records and two Paralympic golds under her belt already, Ellie Simmonds is already a Games veteran – at the age…


Risking Their Lives To Work

Every year, hundreds of Central American migrants fall beneath trains while trying to cross the US border. Many are severely disabled and left to fend…


Be Your Own Boss

  If you’re struggling to find a job, why not create your own? We take a look at the very first stage of setting up…


Superiority Complex

  Scottish comic book writer Mark Millar tells us about Superior, the superhero with a difference… When you think of superheroes, the likes of Batman…