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THE ENABLE FUND FOR ELECTED OFFICE

The Enabled Fund for Elected Office - 19 applicants to the Fund already elected into local government office. The EnABle Fund for Elected Office Afzal Khan,...

LADY FUCHSIA: WANTING TO PERFORM BUT FIGHTING PREJUDICE

This is the story of Fuchsia Samantha Carter .. known as Lady Fuchsia "I've always loved to perform. When I was between the ages of...

INCLUSION MATTERS: AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH EILEEN GRUBBA

INCLUSION MATTERS: AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH EILEEN GRUBBA Eileen Grubba is a Hollywood Actress best known for her 'edgy' guest roles in shows such as Sons of...

JACK CARROLL: EATEN BY LIONS

Jack Carroll is a comedian, writer and actor and is probably best remembered as runner up in 2013 on Britain's Got Talent. Born in...

A BIOGRAPHY OF VINCE STASKEL: BORN WITH CEREBRAL PALSY – AN EXTRAORDINARY MAN

Vince Staskel - In his own words "Growing up in the 1950-60s there was no ADA or very much anything physically accessible available to me....

CONVERSATIONS WITH TANNI GREY-THOMPSON

An interview with Tanni Grey-Thompson by Martin Sibley "It's not everyday that I get to meet someone working in the House of Lords. It's also not every...

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DISABILITY IS THE ONE DISCRIMINATION WE ALL SEEM TO IGNORE AND...

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THE BODYKIND FESTIVAL

FESTIVAL OF BODY ACCEPTANCE - 13-15 OCTOBER .. TOTNES Bodykind, who are hosting the festival, are a grassroots, non-profit, whole community event organisers, with the aim...

THE WILLIAM MERRITT CENTRE ANNOUNCE NEW ACCESSABILLITY EXHIBITION

The William Merritt Centre are pleased to announce the new name for their annual exhibition is the AccessAbility Exhibition. It will take place on...

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By Martyn Sibley "One thing I've learned is that influence doesn't automatically mean resources or impact. For resources, a self employed World Changer needs money for their bills. An organisation making social impact needs money,...

INFOPRENEURSHIP

By Martyn Sibley "I realised recently I've been blogging for 10 years this August. Using such a relatively new tool has been hard from a business model perspective. Authors, Radio Producers, TV Presenters, Magazine editors...

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By Martyn Sibley "Along the way I learned that we don't have to meet someone to learn from their experience. I've ended up with mentors from blogs, books and films too. One of my role models...

CAN I BOOK A CURRY? – OH, AND CAN YOU BUY A RAMP?

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