In the UK, Covid 19 has been a stressful and isolating disease for the millions of people who have had to shield and are still shielding, so getting out and about after months of isolation is vitally important for the mental health of disabled people and their families. Next in Nottingham But while people are… Continue reading Councils and stores discriminating against Blue Badge holding during crisis.
By Simon Sansome In 2018 I was coming to the end of university degree, I was the oldest person in the class by about 18 years so I didn’t really make many friends on the course, in fact I had more in common with the lecturers than the other students. I went from being newly… Continue reading Finding While Disabled and Finding Myself.
By Simon Sansome On Thursday, Ability Access published an article reporting that people which disability and learning disabilities were being turned away from rides for not being able to wear a face mask. Within hours this story went viral and Ability Access has had an updated statement from Gulliver’s saying the following: Julie Dalton, Managing… Continue reading (BREAKING NEWS) Gulliver’s Theme Parks change their policies regarding people with disabilities being banned from its rides.
By Simon Sansome Parents have taken to Twitter to show their outrage on Gulliver’s theme parks banning people with disabilities or underlining health conditions because they can not wear face masks on rides. In the lockdown people with disabilities have been shielding for nearly four months as they are scared to go out. Now that… Continue reading Gulliver’s theme parks says stay away to people with disabilities.
By Simon Sansome For most people a scooter getting a flat tyre is not a big issue as they can just get up and walk away. For me it leaves me more isolated than normal, and to top it all off my electric wheelchair is damaged as well. Being disabled means you reply on electronic… Continue reading Business fail to understand how essential and personal electric equipment is to disabled people.