Adventures for 2012

New DH contributor, Gaina Cowley, (from Somerset, England) has some big plans for 2012 focused on trying out some new sports and activities that she has been wanting to do

Disability Horizons goes on tour at The O2 Arena!

Martyn and I were recently given a tour of The O2, a distinctive landmark on the London landscape that is home to one of world’s premier indoor venues which is

If it hurts, you are still alive!

New DH contributor, Zec Richardson, shares this fascinating article about his new found passion for kayaking! I suddenly find myself at the age of 44 and disabled and it all

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The London Meetup

On Saturday 26th November, following the success of our New York MeetUp, we held the first Disability Horizons social MeetUp in London at the National Theatre. We just want to

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Meetup – 26th November 2011

Just a little note here for you, the vibrant Disability Horizons readers. You may remember whilst announcing our trip to New York, we also launched a ‘Disability Horizons MeetUp group’.

Millie’s Mad Miles for The SMA Trust

Fifteen year old Millie Hawes raised an astounding £29,610 for the SMA Trust by completing a gruelling eighty mile wheelchair marathon across the Lake District’s “Miles without Stiles”. Millie’s challenge

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London 2012 and accessible accommodation

On Monday, I presented a feature on BBC1 London’s topical magazine show Inside Out on the difficulties that disabled people travelling to London next year for the the Olympics and

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Lights, camera, action! Martyn makes his TV presenting debut!

DH co-editor Martyn Sibley, tonight makes his TV presenting debut on BBC1 London’s prime time weekly magazine / documentary show “Inside Out”. This week’s edition investigates the lack of hotel

Guest post: Sirus Automotive

In the first of a series of guest posts from organisations that produce high-tech products that assist people with disabilities, Sirus Automotive share an article on their vehicle conversions and

Diving disabled in the Red Sea

New DH contributor, Vanessa Haarhoff, talks about her recent scuba diving holiday to the beautiful Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh. I have always wanted to scuba dive, but being