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My day at the White House debating disability and the media

Disability Horizons writer Shannon Kelly visited Washington D.C. to attend an event exploring the inclusion of disabled people in the media. Here’s what she learned… As a recent Broadcast Journalism


Disabled? Boxing Day sales are not for the faint-hearted

We all know that shopping on the high street can be tricky if you’re disabled, especially around Christmas time when the Boxing Day and January sales are in full force.

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Top accessible music and events venues across England

We’ve asked musician James Ian and Attitude is Everything, for their list of the top 10 most accessible venues across England. So whether you live near London or Manchester, get ready

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I am blind, but I’m no different to anyone else

Singer-songwriter Anne Tello recently teamed up with Lucia, who is blind, to make a cover of Christina Aquilera’s song Beautiful. The aim? To show the world that blind and visually

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Disability Academy: new online resource offering in-depth advice and support

Disability Horizons CEO and Co-founder Martyn Sibley announces new online resource Disability Academy. It’s your one-stop-shop for comprehensive information covering everything from travel to employment. Read on to find out what benefits

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Be inspired by wheelchair dance as we interview two champions

Nuno Sabroso was a former national Latin and ballroom dance competitor in his home country of Portugal. When he was approached by Daniele Oliveira – a wheelchair user – to

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Unlimited Festival: dance, music and theatre from disabled artists

Unlimited Festival is back, from the 6th to 11th September, London’s Southbank Centre will be filled with a whole host of free and ticketed events by disabled artists from across

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Disability and music: disabled musician Paul Hawkins in the spotlight

We’ve set music writer Meghan out to interview leading disabled musicians to find out how they got into music, how their disability affects their performances and how accessible concert venues really

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Disability and entertainment: the accessible world of gaming

Avid gamer Vivek, who has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, shares his thoughts on the accessibility of the gaming world, including what games companies need to do to make computer games more accessible, what

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Top 5 accessible festivals 2016

Last year we interviewed popular disabled singer and musician James Ian about his career and disability. This year, with his finger firmly on the musical pulse, we’ve asked him to round up