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Wheely Good Fitness: exercise customised for wheelchair users

There are very few fitness centres that take into account the needs and abilities of individual disabled clients. Kris Saunders-Stowe, a wheelchair user due to a degenerative condition, was frustrated

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Caroline Bowditch: falling in love with Frida

Disabled dance artist Caroline Bowditch talks to Nichola Daunton about her latest work Falling in Love with Frida, a show which seeks to reclaim Frida Kahlo as a disabled artist

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This week on Accomable…

Every week, we’ll be posting a selection of holiday rentals that have been posted to our new listing service, Accomable. So if you’re looking for that perfect place to get

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Introducing our new Six Month Academy Mentee, Marni Smyth!

Back in August we launched our first Six Month Academy mentoring and work experience scheme, in partnership with the good people at SMA Support UK. The scheme was open to

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Disability and Entertainment: comic books and disability

Hayleigh Barclay is delighted to join in with Disability Horizons to offer a monthly article on entertainment. Hayleigh has a Masters in Creative Media Practises and is currently undertaking a

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Top 10 films featuring disability

With the media becoming ever more prominent in our 21st century lives, how we see disabled people and the disability experience being represented on the cinema screen is becoming increasingly

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This week on Accomable…

Every week, we’ll be posting a selection of holiday rentals that have been posted to our new listing service, Accomable. So if you’re looking for that perfect place to get

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Disability, sex and relationships: the disabled lesbian scene

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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Why travelling to Barcelona is so easy!

In early September, Accomable.com co-founder and Disability Horizons co-editor, Srin Madipalli made a spur of the moment trip to Barcelona to get some warmth and sunshine and escape the London

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DH Podcast: Dicky and Marv on… disability in the media

In the latest podcast with Dicky and Marv they discuss disability in the media. They are joined by special guest Dan White who created the comic Department of Ability for