DON’T TOUCH

I was always a shy young girl in my teens and didn't really think about boys that often. I remember my father always telling...

MY PERSONAL STORY

My personal story by Martyn Sibley It was June 1999. There were wires and tubes coming out of my body everywhere. I was hallucinating. I...

FITZROY – OUR VALUE SYSTEM

I am Diane French, Director of Operations and Business at Fitzroy and as part of how we work we meet with representatives from those we support in...

FROM DESPAIR TO ACCEPTANCE – SYLVIA MAC’S JOURNEY

Sylvia Mac, aged 49 and mother of three children, had a childhood accident which disfigured her for life causing deep scars to her body....

MARTYN SIBLEY & PARALLEL LONDON

"Earlier in the year I was asked by Parallel London to be an ambassador for them. The event is an annual inclusive participation challenge....

BLIND COOK AND A POT OF HONEY IS A RECIPE FOR STICKINESS EVERYWHERE

From Penny Melville-Brown OBE, Baking Blind, Disability Dynamics, food, cooking, Holman prize, WRNS 100, recipes, disability, visual impairment, blind, war pensioner, veteran, Lighthouse, honey...

TECHNOLOGY AND ART FOR SOCIAL CHANGE by Martyn Sibley

"I'm a terrible drawer and painter. Only recently my niece asked me to sketch a horse. I went all out. This was going to...

BAKING BLIND GOING GLOBAL

Our 'blogger' and international prize winner, Penny Melville-Brown from Hampshire, will be travelling over coming months in the USA, Costa Rica, China, Australia, Malawi...

ACTIVE FOR LIFE ON NATIONAL FITNESS DAY

This 'blog' has been contributed by Barry Horne who is the Chief Executive of English Federation of Disability Sport. "The English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) is a...

WHY SCHOOL LET ME DOWN

My name is Rebecca Dann and last year I won Disability Talk's A World Of Unfairness" photographic competition. And my prize was presented to me by...

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