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Actor Jules Robertson on living with Asperger’s and rising to fame in Holby City

Our writer Emma Purcell speaks to disabled actor Jules Robertson about his career as an actor, appearing in Holby City and Endeavour, his mum Kathy Lette and living with Asperger’s syndrome, a form of autism.

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The Able Label: get 10% off practical and stylish adaptive clothing for disabled women

Daily dressing is something that can, for so many, be challenging. Fiddly buttons and zips, as well as the need to bend and stretch, mean that a lot of high street clothes are unwearable or require help to put on. That’s why adaptive clothing brand, The Able Label, was created – to give disabled people functional fashion and their independence.

5 accessible walks and nature reserves across the UK for anyone with a disability

Looking for something accessible to do this bank holiday weekend? How about exploring an accessible walk or nature reserve? Take a look at these 5 accessible outdoor beauty spots to visit this weekend.

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WIN an easyTravelseat to make travelling by air easier as a wheelchair user

WIN an easyTravelseat, worth nearly £400, designed to make transferring to and from a wheelchair and aircraft seat easier. Find out how to enter our competition and see the easyTravelseat in action.

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Premier League accessibility club by club: how the teams fare

Wheelchair user Nick Bishop explores the accessibility of Premier League football clubs across the UK. Find out which are the most accessible football stadiums, and what some need to do to meet accessibility requirements.

Accessing Vienna and Bratislava as a wheelchair user

Wheelchair user Derry Felton, who has Spinal Muscular Atrophy, shares his experience of travelling to and around Vienna and Bratislava. Read on to discover how accessible these cities are to wheelchair users.

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6 biggest misconceptions about dating someone who is deaf

Like anyone else with a disability, deaf people are the same as everyone else. Here, we bust 6 misconceptions about dating someone deaf. See how many of them you recognise!

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Disabled entrepreneur Josh on his invention to help wheelchair users travel more easily

Be inspired by disabled entrepreneur Josh, whose wheelchair transfer seat is making flying easier for wheelchair users. Plus, read his tips on how to start your own business and become a disabled entrepreneur.

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10 animation characters with disabilities

Have you seen many disabled characters in kids’ films or animations? Our writer Raya has rounded up 10 characters with disabilities in animations and kids’ films – some portrayed positively, and some not.

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How to make the most of your recliner chair

Are you thinking of getting a riser recliner chair? First read this advice to understand the benefits, how to buy the best recliner chair and how to look after your recliner so that it lasts up to 10 years.