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Martyn Sibley: Overcoming my disability to volunteer abroad

Disability Horizons’ Co-Editor Martyn Sibley is heading off on an amazing journey to volunteer in sunny Spain… For my readers who know me personally or have read my blog since

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My adaptive ski trip to Whistler

New Disability Horizons contributor, Freddie Sheffield, 14, tells us about his trip of a lifetime in Whistler, Vancouver, where, for the first time, he experienced adaptive skiing. During the Easter

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The Red Bus!

Regular DH contributor, Mark Wilson, shares an interesting article about his joy of travelling on a London Red Bus. For some of my younger years the limit of my wheeled

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Of sympathy, empathy and irrational temples

Regular DH contributor, Pratyush Nalam, from Mumbai, India, recently went on holiday to the Andaman & Nicobar Islands in the Indian Ocean. Pratyush writes about his experience of being refused

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Discovering Dundee

Following last year’s successful trip to Stirling, regular DH contributor, Carrie-Ann and her fiancé returned to Scotland, this time to check out Dundee’s accessibility. We were really excited to be

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Everyday we’re shuffling… but today let’s do it Las Vegas style!

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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

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Learning to drive

DH co-editor Srin, shares an article about the early of stages of learning to drive and arranging the necessary assessments in order to find out about the adaptations he requires.