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Topro to launch two new rollators at Naidex 2017

Topro will be launching two new rollators (the Troja Neuro and the Odysse) on stand B78 at Naidex 2017.  To celebrate this launch, any trade orders taken during Naidex will receive a 10% discount. The Troja Nuero is the latest generation of the ever popular Troja and features a reverse breaking system and laser light which has been specifically designed ... Read More »

Unmissable speakers at Naidex 2017

Naidex 2017 – returning to the NEC Birmingham on the 28, 29 & 30 March. With three days of world-class talks it’s hard to pull out just a few to highlight for Naidex 2017 – But we’ve tried! The calibre of unbelievably inspiring speakers at Naidex is reflected perfectly in Helen Dolphin MBE. Helen lost all four limbs at the ... Read More »

Saddles Riding Centre Supports Disabled Access Day

Saddles Riding School, based in Bexley, Kent, is holding a special event in support of Disabled Access Day. Accessibility Mark has joined forces with Disabled Access Day to encourage more disabled people to consider taking part in horse riding activities and learn about the benefits of spending time with horses. Taking place from 10 – 12 March, 2017, Disabled Access ... Read More »

Wrea Green Equitation Centre Supports Disabled Access Day

Local equitation centre, Wrea Green is holding a special event to mark Disabled Access Day. Accessibility Mark has joined forces with Disabled Access Day to encourage more disabled people to consider taking part in horse riding activities and learn about the benefits of spending time with horses. Taking place from 10-12 March 2017, Disabled Access Day aims to encourage disabled ... Read More »

Fundraisers challenged to go ‘blind’ for a day for visual impairment charity

  People across the country are being challenged to blindfold themselves for a day to raise money for Scotland’s largest visual impairment organisation, Royal Blind. Partnered with a buddy for the duration of the #Blind4Day challenge, participants will be sponsored to go about their daily activities, gaining an insight into the challenges facing blind and partially sighted people. The challenge ... Read More »

TGA’s largest product product launch ever to be unveiled at Naidex

#BiggestTGAlaunch TGA, the UK’s leading mobility product specialist, will be launching five new pioneering scooters at Naidex 2017 – the largest number ever in its 30-year history (Stand A59 / TGA Test Track, NEC, 28-30 March). TGA has a renowned reputation for quality products and innovation in design – supplying mobility scooters that deliver assured independence with peace of mind. ... Read More »

Our dog-loving nation set to go barking mad for the Great British Dog Walk 2017

Our dog-loving nation is set to go barking mad for this year’s Great British Dog Walk, 20 fun-filled countryside walks being held between March and June 2017 to ensure more hearing dogs can be trained to bring life-transforming benefits to deaf children and adults. Now firmly established as one of the UK’s favourite series of dog walks, around 4,000 adults ... Read More »

SSE Hydro Lights Up in Celebration of PAMIS’ 25th Anniversary

The SSE Hydro lit up in the blue and purple colours of Scottish charity PAMIS on Thursday the 26 of January to celebrate the beginning of the Scottish charities’ 25th year. PAMIS have been supporting people with profound and multiple learning disabilities, their families and carers since 1992 with a range of services such as campaigning, leisure activities, family support, transition ... Read More »

Sign up to Disabled Access Day 2017 before your time’s up!

Blackpool Tower, the Imperial War Museum and Edinburgh Zoo. Scottish Parliament, Tate Britain and York Castle Museum. What do all these places have in common? They are just a handful of the hundreds of venues that have signed up to take part in Disabled Access Day 2017! The initiative that absolutely doesn’t discriminate and is inclusive for all to get ... Read More »

Strathmore Water announces deal to hydrate world class athletes in 2017

Strathmore water has been announced as the national supplier of bottled water for both the IAAF World Championships London 2017 and the World Para Athletics Championships. Athletes, officials and volunteers at both events next summer will be hydrated by more than one million bottles of water being supplied by the water brand. This year will bring together more than 3000 ... Read More »

Ennis-Hill and Whitehead launch mascot design competition on Blue Peter

Olympic champion Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill and double Paralympic gold medallist Richard Whitehead MBE are ambassadors and part of the judging panel for entries Competition will select two mascots – one for the World Para Athletics Championships and one for the IAAF World Championships London 2017 Applications close on Friday 10 February with the winner to be announced live on Blue ... Read More »

Initiative launched for school children to attend World Para Athletics championships 2017

250,000 schoolchildren across Greater London given opportunity to attend the World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 Launched by Paralympic hero Jonnie Peacock on Tuesday 17 January 2017 at Marion Richardson Primary School Offer includes free TfL travel and dedicated volunteers for attending school parties Double Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock today launched the official London schools ticket offer that will see ... Read More »