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A spark of optimism

Welcome to the new look Disability Horizons!! We’ve finally launched the new site! It has taken much hard work and time from everybody at Team DH and was only made

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The London Underground – An accessible future?

Transport for London (“TfL”) who are responsible for managing the London Underground are currently investing billions of pounds to upgrade the network in a process that will continue over the

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One Little Finger – One Big Review!

Sarah Ismail reviews an autobiography titled “One Little Finger” recently published by Malini Chib, an author and leading advocate of disability rights from Mumbai, India about her extraordinary life. Malini

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A CNN Hero: Richard St. Denis

Disability Horizons was contacted by CNN to distribute this amazing story. It originates from this link and has had lots of positive attention in the US. For decades, Richard St.

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Starting your own business: Martyn Sibley

Disability Horizons co-editor, Martyn, recently left his job at Scope to start his own social enterprise, Sunnier Days. Martyn talks about his journey starting his own business. As I write

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A Global View: living with a disability in India

Pratyush Nalam is  a 17 year old disabled man from Mumbai, India who recently started university at the elite Indian Institute of Technology, an extraordinary accomplishment in India where very

Disability, what’s that?

Journalist – Elizabeth Ransome – and publisher of the blog Inspire, questions whether the word disabled holds more meaning than it should? Stop for a second before you read this

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Coast to coast: a journey across England

Martin Symons talks about the challenge he undertook in 2009 travelling across England in a specially adapted off road wheelchair. I have a rare condition called Klippel-Feil Syndrome It creates