Disability, london, podcast, social media

The Grumpy Gits sign MASSIVE podcast sponsorship deal with Disability Expo.

The Grumpy Gits Podcast have signed a exclusive sponsorship deal with The Disability Expo that will be held in Excel London to Celebrate and Launch Disability Pride Month. The Grumpy Gits Launched just over a year ago the podcast has been a massive success with over 4 million views. The company behind Disability expo is… Continue reading The Grumpy Gits sign MASSIVE podcast sponsorship deal with Disability Expo.

Disability, podcast, social media

The grumpiest disability podcast that’s had over 4 million views. 

The Grumpy Gits For those who are living in a hole The Grumpy Gits Podcast is the largest independent disability podcast in the world.  Presented by soon-to-be Academy Award winning actor Adam Pearson, Ability Access founder and disability campaigner Simon Sansome, PDA Dad champion Duncan Casburn and Chris Leasmith, who will come round your house and rearrange your cutlery drawer. The podcast started… Continue reading The grumpiest disability podcast that’s had over 4 million views. 

Disability, Education, london, social media

Seven times Paralympian gold medalist achievements undermined by media.

Back in 1996 I watched the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games which was opened by the then Bill Clinton. The Paralympic Games followed which were opened by the Vice President Al Gore. I remember as a teenager sitting there with my sister asking who is Al Gore? And why wasn’t the President opening the… Continue reading Seven times Paralympian gold medalist achievements undermined by media.

Disability, Lifestyle, local authorities, mental health, Politics, social media

Almost half of disabled customers would not return to Loughborough stores due to access issues. 

Snowball App A new app called Snowball which has just been released on Apple and Android devices is throwing out some very interesting data regarding disabled access. Snowball visited Loughborough stores last week and carried out access visits to hundreds of places in the town centre this included estate agents, restaurants, banks, building societies, coffee shops, takeaways, casinos, charity shops and other… Continue reading Almost half of disabled customers would not return to Loughborough stores due to access issues. 

Disability, Education, hoilday, Lifestyle, social media, transport, travel

It is official, BREAKING NEWS, it is officially quicker to fly to Spain, than it is to get through to special assistance with Jet2.

By Simon Sansome Jet2 Being wheelchair user, I am often frustrated with the lack of accessible booking systems that comes with being disabled. I am fortunate to have a little place in Spain, on the La Manga strip. It is really nice to get out here to do some work in the sun. As a… Continue reading It is official, BREAKING NEWS, it is officially quicker to fly to Spain, than it is to get through to special assistance with Jet2.