Charities ‘deeply concerned’ by planned changes to disability benefit

The heads of more than 30 charities have written to the disabilities minister stating that they are "deeply concerned" by proposed changes to a...

Dawn Butler stands up for British Sign Language in parliament

Yesterday I made history by becoming the first member of parliament to ask a question in the House of Commons using British Sign Language...

FIRST CELEBRITY QUITS OXFAM

Minnie Driver has become the first celebrity to quit OXFAM in the wake of the sexual misconduct claims. The 48 year old actress , who...

BARBARA WINDSOR DIAGNOSED WITH ALZHEIMER’S

The much loved Barbara Windsor has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's. Her husband, Scott Mitchell, disclosed her illness after the 80 year old's memory loss...

COULD THERESA MAY WALK IN THESE SHOES?

Billy Davis reports on how the Government should be listening to everyone - including those with learning difficulties. He writes, " just because someone has...

CLOTHING SOLUTIONS – A CHARITY PROVIDING A BRILLIANT AND UNIQUE SERVICE FOR DISABLED PEOPLE

Clothing Solutions for Disabled People is a charity providing a unique clothing service for learning and physically disabled children and adults. They assist disabled people,...

KEELY CAT WELLS – AN INSPIRATIONAL STORY

Keely Cat Wells is an actress, singer, dancer and an inspirational role model. Because, behind the glittering career she has built, this beautiful young lady...

PARENTS IN ENGLAND ARE TAKING LEGAL ACTION OVER SPECIAL NEEDS FUNDING CUTS

THE ESTIMATED COST OF HS2 IS NOW £56bn!! Parents are initiating legal action against the government over multi-million pound cuts to special needs funding in...

£56BN FOR HS2 – MONEY WELL SPENT, OR MONEY MADNESS?

£56,000,000,000 for HS2. And who's counting? Could it be £65bn or even, as some people are suggesting, £75bn? But even if comes in at budget...

£40 MILLION SUPPORT FOR LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYED DISABLED PEOPLE

Amber Rudd, the Secretary of State for Work & Pensions, has launched a £40 million personalised support package for long-term unemployed disabled people. Stating...

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THE PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALLER’S ASSOCIATION (PFA) IS SETTING UP A NEW TASKFORCE...

The Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) is setting up a new taskforce to further examine the issue of brain injury diseases in football. The PFA has...