SAMANTA BULLOCK – PROOF THAT A WHEELCHAIR DOES NOT HAVE TO BE AN OBSTACLE

Samanta Bullock is an Ambassador for 'Models of Diversity' and Parallel London'. And we are delighted to welcome her to our site - and...

BEAT DIABETES

In the UK there are millions of over-weight people. And it is estimated they are costing the NHS £10billion a year. Professor Mark Baker, director...

WHO CAN’T PLAY? WHY CAN’T THEY PLAY?

An appeal from 'Hyndburn Parents and Carers Group' Play is an important part of any child's childhood, so when we learned that there was currently...

PROFESSOR STEPHEN HAWKING’S WORDS BEAMED INTO SPACE

He was perhaps the best known scientist in the world - and now his words are being beamed out of this world and into...

WHAT IS FIBROMYALGIA?

Kirsty Young, the most loved voice of Desert Islands Discs, is to leave the programme for an undisclosed period of time. Kirsty, 49, has announced she...

WERE YOU INSPIRED BY SUNDAY’S LONDON MARATHON?

The Leonard Cheshire charity wonders who was inspired by Sunday's London marathon? And asks whether you have ever dreamed of crossing that famous finishing line? Well if...

LET’S SCRAP PRESCRIPTION CHARGES FOR THE LONG TERM ILL

The 'Prescription Charges Coalition' needs your help! They need your help to convince MPs to scrap prescription charges for everyone in England who suffers from...

KATIE PRICE: ONLINE ABUSE AND THE EXPERIENCE OF DISABLED PEOPLE

The new Petitions Committee report shows the high level of abuse that disabled people receive online. It agrees with Katie Price's petition that the...

WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF MOBILITY?

Our thanks, as usual, for Martyn Sibley in alerting us to this story about how innovation, can support social good - and how The Toyota Foundation (a charity...

DIVERSITY & INCLUSIVITY .. AND THE QUOTES THAT INSPIRE!

Eileen Grubba "Excluding people from society, expecting them to live silently in the shadows and in poverty, we cut off a major life force that...

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MENTAL HEALTH FOUNDATION: WINTER TALKBACK 2020

From the 'Mental Health Foundation' "We are proud and excited to announce that have launched the Foundation's new strategy for 2020 Making Prevention Happen. Prevention of poor...