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


London 2012 – Day 6 Round-Up

Britain’s Paralympians added four golds and 16 medals to their ever-growing tally on day six at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. GB remain in second…


Double gold for David

One man, 48 hours, two gold medals. The stats speak for themselves and the man is David Weir. Weir raised the roof in the Olympic…


Frederiksen leads medal rush in the pool

Heather Frederiksen turned in an emphatic performance to retain her Paralympic S8 100m Backstroke title on day six of the London 2012 Paralympic Games. The…




Bronze in boccia

Great Britain’s defending champions recovered from a crushing semi-final defeat by winning BC1-2 Team bronze in front of another large crowd at the ExCeL. Nigel…


Fencer Moore pleased with Games debut

Wheelchair fencer Justine Moore has set sights on her second event at the Paralympic Games after being eliminated from the Individual Foil event in the…


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…


London 2012 – Day 5 Round-Up

Britain extended their advantage over Australia at second place in the medal table winning three more golds on a relatively quiet day for ParalympicsGB. The…


Rugby team target medals

Wheelchair Rugby takes centre stage at the Basketball Arena from Wednesday when Great Britain’s London 2012 side begin their Paralympic campaign at 14:00 with a…


Swimmers on five medals

Ellie Simmonds was in a class of her own as she smashed her own SM6 200m Individual Medley world record to claim her second gold…


Golden glory for Bushell

Wheelchair racer Mickey Bushell sprinted to victory tonight (Monday) to maintain Britain’s record of winning at least one gold medal on each day of Athletics…


Double gold for Baker

Natasha Baker burst into tears after winning her second Equestrian gold medal of the Games at Greenwich Park on Monday morning. The 22 year old…