Disability News

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,…


Grunenthal apology welcomed

A limb difference organisation founded by European Thalidomide survivors, has offered a cautious welcome to the news that the German manufacturer of the anti-morning sickness…


#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…