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‘CES awareness video has changed my life’.

A video promoting the awareness of Caudia Equina Syndrome (CES) has hit the internet this week thanks to Ability Access’s Simon Sansome with the assistance of Branded Studios and is having a dramatic impact on a people’s lives.  Shirley, 46 from Merseyside has had issues with her bladder and bowels for over 10 years which… Continue reading ‘CES awareness video has changed my life’.

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From Sun Hill to Colgate – This podcast has it all. Funny, educational, hard hitting and informative it is a sensation with half a million views. 

 A podcast called The Grumpy Gits has hit the floor running by reaching half a million hits.  Presented by TV Presenter and Disability Campaigner Adam Pearson the show is certainly a podcast hit. Available on Facebook pages The Grumpy Gits, Ability Access and AudioBoom it aims to break down barriers on disability, mental health, physical disabilities and of… Continue reading From Sun Hill to Colgate – This podcast has it all. Funny, educational, hard hitting and informative it is a sensation with half a million views. 

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Cauda Equina Syndrome, the injury NHS doctors fear yet the public know nothing about it.

By Simon Sansome I can pretty much guarantee that 99% of the population in the UK have no idea what Caudia Equina syndrome or CES is?  Yet two people in the UK are diagnosed with it every day and it is costing the NHS hundreds of millions of pounds a year. So technically CES is spinal damage. It… Continue reading Cauda Equina Syndrome, the injury NHS doctors fear yet the public know nothing about it.

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Yesterday, I was asked to leave Amusement Arcade because I was in my mobility scooter.

Bells Amusements in Ingoldmells. By Simon Sansome While the UK is going through a massive heatwave people like myself are heading to the seaside for a family day out and yesterday was one of those days.  My parents had set up camp on an Ingoldmells campsite so me, my wife and my nephew and niece decided to join… Continue reading Yesterday, I was asked to leave Amusement Arcade because I was in my mobility scooter.

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Cineworld investigate complaint about view from wheelchair bay in screen seven and reply talking about disabled toilets access. But they say they take ‘equal access very seriously’.

Earlier this week Ability Access reported about the view in screen seven at Cineworld in Loughborough, where it is impossible to see the full screen. This story was seen and shared by tens of thousands of followers.  Cineworld Loughborough After Cineworld tweeted they would investigate Ability Access got this reply about disabled toilets and hoists. … Continue reading Cineworld investigate complaint about view from wheelchair bay in screen seven and reply talking about disabled toilets access. But they say they take ‘equal access very seriously’.