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London 2012 – Day 1 Round-Up

Britain lie third in the medal table at the end of day one of the London 2012 Paralympic Games after winning seven medals from four…


#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…


Standing Up for My Daughters

As a blogger, activist, mum, carer and, since last summer, ‘the woman who stood up to Ricky Gervais’, there are many different sides to Nicky…


Watching Mum and Dad disappear

She was the friendly face of breakfast TV for more than a decade, but behind the smiles, Fiona Phillips harboured a secret struggle – slowly…


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…


Scottish Opera

Opera, flight and a group of disabled people came together in Glasgow in November to put on a new inclusive performance. We went along to…


Life’s Too Short

Actor Warwick Davis spoke exclusively to Enable’s Lindsay Cochrane about his latest career venture… Having starred in the Harry Potter films, the Star Wars series,…