Tag "Disability"

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

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Discovering my last taboo

DH contributor, Ben Davies, recently shared a controversial article about his trip to Las Vegas and his decision to pay for sex. Here, Ben shares a thought provoking article exploring

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To be or not to be… accessible?

New DH contributor, Nicky Baker, shares this article about her experiences of getting involved in the performing arts and the ongoing battles faced with trying to find accessible venues. My

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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Changing Landscapes: a story about living with HIV 30 years on

On December the 1st 2011, it is International AIDS Day; it is thirty years since the beginnings of the AIDS pandemic. Danny West, who contracted HIV in 1985, tells his story

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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Max’s journey

New DH contributor, Nicola (@nickynoona), shares this moving and inspiring article about her son, Max who has Asperger’s Syndrome. My story is about my son Max who is now 12

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A very ABLE radio station

Feel like listening to something new on the radio? Well… we have the pleasure of introducing you to Able Radio! The UK’s first disability radio station! Able Radio is the

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The Way We Were

New DH contributor, Gary William Murning, is a novelist living in the northeast of England. His work, largely mainstream fiction, focuses on themes that touch us all — love, death,