Interviews

She’s got the look… VisABLE People

Despite the current media ‘ideal’ on what we should aspire to be like, one woman has worked tirelessly to change these perceptions. Louise Dyson MBE…


The problem with hospital food

The NHS is a wonderful thing – but the food they’re serving up in their hospitals? Not so much. Lindsay Cochrane looks into the state…


Dementia Friendly Theatre

Experiences and memories make us who we are; when they are taken from us, it can challenge our sense of identity. Dementia is one of the…



Paralympics stars to lead all inclusive sports teams

Paralympic athlete launches the UK’s only mass-participation sports series for people with disabilities. British Paralympian Sophia Warner has launched a mass-participation sporting event for people…


Understanding Marfan Syndrome

By Shannon McGarrity Marfan syndrome is a genetic connective tissue disorder which can affect almost any area of the body. Symptoms include hypermobile joints, lens…



Interview with Hurricane Hannah Cockroft

  Enable’s Kirsty McKenzie caught up with the Paralympic superstar ahead of the Müller Anniversary Games She likes Beyoncé and McFly and devours strawberry laces….


INTERVIEW: Penny Briscoe

ParalympicsGB Chef de Mission Penny Briscoe tells Enable about her role and what’s going on on the run up to the 2016 Paralympic Games How…


Rob Camm: No challenge too great

Despite a tragic accident leaving Rob Camm paralysed from the neck down at the age of 18, he won’t let his injury hold him back. Now 21…


Q&A: Jack Binstead

Step aside Zoella, Tanya Burr and Alfie Deyes – there’s a new YouTuber on the block! Joining the trend for sharing your life through web-based…



Heather Mills

Model, activist, entrepreneur, award-winning Alpine ski racer and amputee Heather Mills tells Enable about her most recent challenge – Channel 4’s The Jump You’ve just…



Jackie Ashley: Life as a Carer

Last January, broadcaster Andrew Marr was one of the unlucky 152,000 people annually to suffer a stroke. The last 12 months have been a turbulent…