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Introducing Accomable

We, at Disability Horizons, are delighted to introduce our new listing service for accessible holiday accommodation around the world. From the very beginning, one of our aims has been to

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General election 2015: what will UKIP do for disabled people?

There’s no getting away from it, the general election 2015 is coming, and all the political parties are working hard to win your vote on the 7th May. But what

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General election 2015: what will the Green Party do for disabled people?

There’s no getting away from it, the general election 2015 is coming, and all the political parties are working hard to win your vote on the 7th May. But what

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The Accessible Roadtrip begins

My more epic roadtrips to Lithuania and going from John o Groats to Lands End were a while ago now. After a few weeks of battling bad health and fighting

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It’s One of Them: living with spinal muscular atrophy

New book It’s One of Them is about living with spinal muscular atrophy, something that can be hard enough to live with, let alone when you’re in an abusive relationship. We

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Disability, sex and relationships: sexual services

In our series on disability, sex and relationships, expert and resident agony aunt Tuppy (who runs Outsiders – a private club for disabled people looking for a relationship) answers your

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Adult learning: it’s never too late to pick up a new skill

As an adult, and especially if you have a disability, it’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking that your learning opportunities have come to an end. Even if

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Access All Areas: visiting Northumberland

As part of our Access All Areas series on accessible tourism, Disability Horizons Co-editor Martyn Sibley recently visited Northumberland to find out how accessible this beautiful landscape is. With 400

Q&A with Hannah Cockroft

Hannah Cockroft is opening Naidex on day one, 28 April, at 11am in the Multidisciplinary Theatre.  She will provide a short talk about her experience as Paralympic World Champion and

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Martyn Sibley nominated for the UK’s largest Diversity Awards

Great news! DH Co-Editor, Martyn Sibley, has been nominated for the Positive Role Model category at the 2015 National Diversity Awards! See the official press release below… and please vote