Disability, Lifestyle, pets

HAVE YOUR SENSORY PERCEPTION TESTED AT THE BBC GOOD FOOD SHOW WITH GUIDE DOGS UK

The BBC Good Food Show and Gardner’s World was at Birmingham’s NEC this weekend and hosted  guests such as celebrity chefs James Martin, Mary Berry and the Hairy Bikers. The event also had food tasting, afternoon tea, cooking lessons, gin making sessions as well as some remarkable interactive displays. One of the most talked about… Continue reading HAVE YOUR SENSORY PERCEPTION TESTED AT THE BBC GOOD FOOD SHOW WITH GUIDE DOGS UK

Disability, Lifestyle, local authorities, mental health, Politics

COUNCILS NEED TO INTRODUCE DISABILITY OFFICERS NOT JUST SOCIAL WORKERS.  

Being a newly disabled person can be a daunting experience, not only is your entire life going to be overhauled, but also you have no instructions and little or no knowledge of what help is available. The current system is complicated and messy, so much so that people with new disabilities are losing out on… Continue reading COUNCILS NEED TO INTRODUCE DISABILITY OFFICERS NOT JUST SOCIAL WORKERS.  

Disability, graduates, housing, Lifestyle, london

Graduates with disabilities being priced out of London

Being newly qualified is a very exciting thing for anyone moving from the university to the working world. It is nerve racking, the blood is pumping and having to find a new place to live in the capital can be difficult at the best of times.   Being a newly qualified journalist, I have been… Continue reading Graduates with disabilities being priced out of London

cruises, Disability, hoilday, Lifestyle, travel

Update – Booking a cruise and disabled? You’ll be lost at sea

Millions of people love going on cruises, the idea of not flying anywhere, driving to a port, the excitement of just getting on to a boat and sailing away is the ideal holiday for millions of holiday makers in the UK. Cruising is worth £2.85 billion to the UK economy, you don’t have to worry… Continue reading Update – Booking a cruise and disabled? You’ll be lost at sea