CCTV appeal after disability hate crime in Newcastle

February 23, 2018 admin 0

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to trace after a disabled teenager was verbally abused in Newcastle. It happened on […]

Disability group wants pause on straw ban campaign

February 21, 2018 admin 0

A disability group is calling for a pause in the campaign to ban plastic straws. The One in Five group wants MSP Kate Forbes to […]

Woman accused of stealing £4,600 from Liverpool disability charity

February 21, 2018 admin 0

Ashley Crookall, 33, is alleged to have stolen the money while working for The Greenbank Project A woman has appeared in court charged with stealing […]

Camilla’s royal cousin jailed after claiming disability benefit

February 21, 2018 admin 0

A cousin of the Duchess of Cornwall has been jailed after a sheriff brushed away suggestions any psychiatric condition might be behind his fraud crimes. […]

Call for law to make all playgrounds disabled-friendly

February 7, 2018 admin 0

All playgrounds should include equipment for children with disabilities by law, an AM has said. Cynon Valley AM Vikki Howells said disabled children were being […]

Company that provides cars for the disabled stockpiled £2,400,000,000

February 7, 2018 admin 0

A company which provides cars for disabled people has stockpiled £2.4 billion of taxpayers’ money and pays its chief executive £1.7 million a year, it […]

John Lewis and M&S sign up to government disability campaign

February 3, 2018 admin 0

Sarah Newton, the minister for disabled people, is calling on the high street to recognise the skills of disabled people and sign up for the […]