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Keep up to date with the latest disability-related news stories from across the globe.

Richard Whitehead Signed Copies To Give Away!

We met Richard Whitehead in Loch Lomond this morning before he set off on his daily marathon to raise money for charities Sarcoma UK and Scope. He very kindly signed 3 copies of the Aug/Sept issue of PosAbility magazine, where he stars on the cover! If you would like to be in with the chance of winning an exclusive signed copy ... Read More »

Councils urged to improve disabled access to beaches

Local councils are being encouraged to improve access to beaches and other tourist locations across the UK in a bid to increase the enjoyment of disabled visitors and boost business.  Read More »

Milli’s One Direction Wheels

The release of the One Direction movie, One Direction: This Is Us, has this week seen thousands of screaming fans camping out to catch a glimpse of the boy band at the London premier of the film, all in the hopes that they will get an autograph or a picture with the boys. However, for 4 year old Milli Hamilton from ... Read More »

IPC World Swimming: Ellie Simmonds lands medley gold

Briton Ellie Simmonds beat her own SM6 200m individual medley world record to win her second gold at the IPC Swimming World Championships in Montreal.  Simmonds beat the three minutes 05.39 seconds she set in London last year with a new time of 3:04.41. Read More »

Paralympian Richard Whitehead to run 40 marathons in 40 days

  Heard the one about the man with no legs who ran from John o’Groats to Land’s End?  And no, in case you were wondering, you haven’t been redirected from the BBC to a website which specialises in off-colour gags from the 1970s. Read More »