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Another success for DaDaFest

DaDaFest 2012 has drawn to a close and has been hailed a great success, with audiences from near and far coming together to enjoy this…


Princess Royal opens RNIB school

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal officially opened RNIB Pears Centre for Specialist Learning yesterday in Ash Green, Coventry. The centre includes a school and…



Sainsbury’s on board until 2016

The British Paralympic Association (BPA) today announced that they have signed Sainsbury’s as a commercial partner through to the end of 2016. The announcement comes…


#dontforget – First Minister’s support

Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond has sent through a message of support for our #dontforget Twitter campaign.Yesterday, we took to the micro blogging site to…


“It’s a tough world out there”

His incredible career has spanned eight decades, 14 Prime Ministers and innumerable changes in legislation, policy and attitudes. Disability rights campaigner Sir Bert Massie takes…


Paralympic power

We at Enable aren’t the only ones encouraging Britain to keep thinking about disability in the aftermath of the Paralympic Games. The Commission for a…


In the headlines

Today, we round up the stories which highlight why it’s so important that we #dontforget disability… Hate crime against disabled people rises (BBC News) Hate…


Martyn Sibley’s epic European roadtrip

Campaigner, traveller and all-round good guy Martyn Sibley is setting off on his latest adventure, travelling round Europe in an adapted caravan to explore just how…


Aspirations for Life poster launch

Learning disability campaign Aspirations for Life launched new awareness-raising posters at London’s Waterloo station yesterday. Endorsed by Network Rail, the poster campaign highlights Aspirations for…


New Enable – out now!

Good news from Enable HQ – the latest issue of the magazine is out right now! It’s another great outing for Enable, with plenty of…


#dontforget – what you said

This morning, we posted a story on our website. In it, we appealed to you, our readers, to help us keep disability on the agenda…


Walking on Water

  At 18 years old, Geoff Holt was already an accomplished yachtsman with a sparkling career ahead of him, but when he jumped into shallow…


“I hate to see injustice”

Arthur Lawson is a member of the Scottish Youth Parliament and a Whizz-Kidz ambassador. The 25-year-old tells us why campaigning is so important to him….


The day London stood still

When Dan Biddle made his way to work on 7 July 2005, he had no idea that the man sitting just six feet away from…