shopping

Savvy shopping this Christmas

It’s just around the corner, but there is still time to get some last minute gifts in where you might end up going over budget. The festive season can see you dipping into savings or changing your monthly budget, we take a look at how to spend clever over Christmas.


Beyond Purple Tuesday

Across the country the high-street is a buzz with shoppers. However, the disabled community are distinctly lacking representation within stores. Purple Tuesday is changing the face of disabled shopping, founder Mike Adams OBE reveals why.


Autism Hour: On the clock

Autism Hour had returned ( 5 – 12 October) in a bid to improve the shopping experiences of autistic customers. But, why should more high street brands get involved, and how can businesses make their stores more accessible all year round?



Adding accessibility to your basket

A lack of accessibility, assistance and sensory overload can make shopping a stressful experience. During Autism Hour Week, we take a look at the stores removing the…






Changing Places to ‘Shop Till You Drop’

January sale time will be better for people in Manchester, Southampton, Gateshead and Doncaster, simply because their local shopping centres have chosen to optimise accessibility….



Walk on by

We all hate being pestered by the salespeople and charity workers that accost us on the high street, but how would you feel if they…