By Simon Sansome People with disabilities have been under represented for years on TV and in film. Getting a job in these industries has never been harder. So much so that the BBC have committed £100 million of public funds to encourage people into the industry making it easier for people with disabilities to break… Continue reading Hollywood keep on insulting the disabled community and it need to stop.
By Simon Sansome Last week I was contacted by a national newspaper asking if they could do a story on myself and Ability Access. I happily agreed and I said I would do the interview free of charge if they would pay for a wheelchair adaption for a person who contacted Ability Access last week saying… Continue reading Behind every great man is a greater woman. How my wife helped to reach an audience of 20 million.
Everyone loves going to the cinema, the anticipation of a new film, being over charged for drinks and popcorn, having a family day out, it is great fun. Like most people I love going to the cinema, last week one of the biggest films of the year was released, Marvels Infinity War. I treated my… Continue reading Update – Why does it cost more for a disabled customer to see a new film at the cinema?
Like many people, I love films and love going to the cinema. When I became disabled four years ago, I was concerned what activities I was going to be able to do with my nephews and nieces. We could still have days out, but I could not go for walks in the woods, have a… Continue reading Disabled and love cinema? Love CEA card