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Jiraffe Bring Competition Fun and Innovative Products to Kidz to Adultz South!

Jiraffe specialises in sourcing and providing postural support equipment and services for everybody, whether they’re at home, school, rest or play! The Jiraffe range covers all aspects of everyday life from seating to standing, mobility to sleeping, and therapy and bathroom equipment. All of their products are aimed at enabling people to experience a wider range of activities in comfort. Jiraffe ... Read More »

Sporting Deafness from Hearing Direct

This year’s Summer of Sport is approaching fast, Invictus Games, FA Cup Final, Formula 1 Grand Prix, Euro 2016, Wimbledon, French & US Open, Tour de France, America’s Cup, the Olympics and the Rugby League Cup Final. What ever your favourite sport, its not great if you can’t hear what’s going on! There are more than 11 million people in ... Read More »

Silverstone Mobility Roadshow ambassador war hero achieves double bronze at Invictus Games 2016

Manchester’s Lamin Manneh, inspirational disabled war veteran, DIY SOS star and Mobility Roadshow Ambassador, has won bronze at Shot Put and Discus at the Invictus Games in Orlando, Florida.  Lamin will be officially opening The 2016 Mobility Roadshow at Silverstone on 26 May, 10am.  Since 1983, the Mobility Roadshow has been the UK’s leading disabled consumer event that showcases the latest ... Read More »

Mobility Roadshow to showcase the latest innovations for independent mobility

The Mobility Roadshow incorporating Get Going Live! will showcase the latest new adaptive products and services to enhance independent mobility (26-28 May, Silverstone Circuit, Northants, open from 10am daily).  Organised by charity Mobility Choice, the free-to-attend Mobility Roadshow is Europe’s leading consumer-focussed event for people of any age living with restricted mobility. Since 1983, this premier international show has provided the perfect ... Read More »

Hat-trick hero Ollie Hynd amongst European medallists named in ParalympicsGB swimming team for Rio 2016

The British Paralympic Association (BPA) today announced the 31 swimmers who will compete for ParalympicsGB at Rio 2016, including Ollie Hynd who recently returned with three gold medals from the IPC Swimming European Championships to ensure he is one of the few athletes in history to hold Paralympic, World, European and Commonwealth titles at the same time. Hynd is joined ... Read More »

Nottinghamshire man to walk 52 miles for deafblind charity

A Nottinghamshire man will be tackling a 52 mile walk to raise money for Sense, the national deafblind charity. 48 year old Mike Robinson from Ruddington, Nottingham, will be taking part in the Sense RidgeWalk on 18 June, a cross country hike following the Ridgeway, the oldest and one of the most scenic national trails in the UK. The hike ... Read More »

Disabled Racing driver appointed Silverstone Mobility Roadshow ambassador 2016

Maxine Nicholls, from Buntingford, a determined disabled racing driver has been appointed as an Ambassador for The 2016 Mobility Roadshow incorporating Get Going Live! The Mobility Roadshow is back at Silverstone Circuit, Northants, from the 26-28 of May. Maxine, age 34, lives with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT), a genetic condition that damages peripheral nerves. She joins an elite group of dedicated ... Read More »

Mobility Networks to launch world-class ‘Flexi’ range at Mobility Roadshow 2016

Mobility Networks, the global specialist in solutions for wheelchair accessible vehicles, will be launching several pioneering ‘Flexi’ products at The Mobility Roadshow on stands H3-64, H3-72, H3-87 and H3-89 (26-28 May, Silverstone Circuit, Northants). Led by international entrepreneur and CEO, Mike Simmonds, Mobility Networks is a respected multi-national specialist in wheelchair lifts, ramps and further accessibility products for the bus ... Read More »

Carlos Serrano named Allianz Athlete of the Month for April

Colombia’s 17-year-old swimming sensation Carlos Serrano has been named the Allianz Athlete of the Month for April. Serrano broke the 100m breaststroke SB7 world record at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games Test Event, en-route to winning the event. He shaved nearly one second off his own world best set in Merida, Mexico, in November, swimming 1:14.72. He will return to ... Read More »

Kidz to Adultz South – Visitors Free Entry ticket!

Kidz to Adultz South  Thursday 9 June 2016 9.30am – 4. 30pm Rivermead Leisure Complex, Reading, RG1 8EQ Visitor’s FREE entry tickets available!   Do you know or work with children and/or young people up to the age of 25 with disabilities or additional needs? Are you a parent, carer, family member supporting a child or young person with a disability or ... Read More »

UK Wings For Life World Run 2016

Bournemouth man, Steve Way, wins the UK Wings For Life World Run covering 63.75km in 4 hours and 22 minutes. Dublins’s, Catriona Jennings was the UK‘s fastest woman, covering 55.08km in 3 hours, 52 minutes and finished in a very respectable 8th place globally Giorgio Calcaterra broke the global record by reaching 88.44km in 5 hours and 41 seconds Kaori ... Read More »

Discover how disabled children can sleep better with Theraposture care

Discover how disabled children can sleep better with an affordable Theraposture care cot or bed at Kidz to Adultz South. Theraposture, the trusted specialist in assistive beds, chairs and cots, will be demonstrating why its cost-effective Mascot Mark 2 care cot, high-sided Hannah cot and Theracare bed deliver better safety, comfort, value for money and peace of mind for families with ... Read More »