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Working for the BBC: making accessible technology better

In our series of interviews with various disabled BBC employees across the business, we delve into what it’s really like working there. You can find the right job for you

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News round-up, week ending 25 July

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week. The NHS trust at the centre of

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Inaccessible high street shops: retailers listen up!

Trailblazers recently launched a report and campaign to make our inaccessible high streets better. Aimed at getting the retailers to listen up and make changes for disabled people – who have

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Disability travelling tips: push the boundaries

Are you keen to break out from the norm and explore more than you thought possible? From scuba diving to travelling around Europe, Co-editor Martyn Sibley has pushed the boundaries

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Disability and parenting: how possible is it?

Marie has Osteogenesis Imperfecta, and in 2013 she became a parent through surrogacy. We talk to Marie about how her disability affects her life, the process she went through to

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Working for the BBC: from homelessness to success

In our series of interviews with various disabled BBC employees across the business, we delve into what it’s really like working there. You can find the right job for you

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News round-up, week ending 11 July

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week. The Department of Health has been asked

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Disability and sex: let’s be frank about sex toys

Disabled people use sex toys for the same reasons as anyone else: for pleasure, variety, sexual experimentation, kinky sex… the list goes on. But some disabled people also use them

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News round-up, week ending 04 July

John Pring, who runs the Disability News Service, publishes his weekly news round-up of the happenings in the disability world the past week. Disabled campaigners have raised concerns about the

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Accessible walks: take a walk on the wheeled side

“You can have adventures with wheels,” says the Disabled Ramblers Association. Members of the group are compiling a collection of accessible and exciting routes for the ViewRanger GPS navigation app,

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