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British Airways launches a dedicated customer service team for disabled passengers

British Airways Accessibility Team is a dedicated customer service for passengers with hidden and visible disabilities. Find out more about the new programme and what support you can get on your next journey.

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Banning pavement parking can give freedom to disabled pedestrians

MPs have prosposed plans to have an outright ban on pavement parking in England, which affects the lives of disabled people accessing their communities.

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Top 5 mobility aids to rent for your next holiday

Travelling soon and worried about bringing your mobility aids along, such as a ramp, hoist and bath aids? Skip the stress and rent mobility equipment from Strive Mobility.

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Escape to the sunshine in accessible Pula and Istria in Croatia

Planning a holiday to enjoy some sunshine this winter but need somewhere that’s wheelchair accessible? Surprisingly accessible Pula and Istria in Croatia might be perfect for you – read Martyn Sibley’s review to find out.

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Samantha Renke: why I love London’s South Bank for accessibility

Disabled actress and activist Samantha Renke loves London’s South Bank, both for its culture and accessibility. Discover her South Bank highlights to find out where you can go for a truly accessible day out in London.

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Disabled Motoring UK: Survey says one in five disabled parking bays is abused

DMUK survey shows one in five disabled parking bays are abused in supermarkets. Find out more on the findings and how you can support the Baywatch Campaign.

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Campaign launched to abolish car parking charges for disabled patients at NHS hospitals

A campaign called No Wheelchair Tax launched by Disability Rights UK, is aiming to abolish car park charges for disabled people at NHS hospitals in England. Find out how you can make a difference.

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5 accessible days out and activities across the UK for anyone with a disability

Want to get out and about this August bank holiday? Check out these 5 accessible activities and days out across the UK for anyone with a disability. It includes access information for a range of disabilities.

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Campaigning for better air travel for disabled people – WE NEED YOUR HELP

Air travel is currently inadequate for many disabled people, leaving them frustrated instead of ready to enjoy a holiday. Help us to create change by taking our survey to share your experiences for air travel.

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Blue Badges will become eligible for people with hidden disabilities

On 30 August 2019, Blue Badges will become eligible for people with hidden disabilities, such as autism, dementia, depression and anxiety. Find out more about how the change to the Blue Badge scheme could affect you.