Disabled Rights

Development, Disability and Loos: Why We Need Inclusion Everywhere

Jane Wilbur | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK
Jane Wilbur

Imagine you need to use the loo. Really, right now, you desperately need a loo. Now imagine you're in Uganda, one of the poorest countries on the planet. Now imagine you're in Uganda and you don't have the use of your legs. You don't have a proper wheelchair to get around with either - you use a hand-pedal bike, creaky and rusty.

Not Fit For Work

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Politics

Labour is to call for the French company in charge of controversial fit-for-work assessments to be "sacked". Liam Byrne, the party's shadow work an...

Man Bailed Over Supermarket Parking Space Row Death

PA | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK

A pensioner arrested on suspicion of manslaughter after a 64-year-old man was killed in a row over a disabled parking space has been released on bail,...

Man Dies After Row Over Disabled Parking Space

PA | Posted 04.08.2013 | UK

A man has been killed in a row over a disabled parking space in a supermarket car park, police said. A 65-year-old man has been arrested on suspici...

Atos Under Fire After Disabled Man Abandoned During Fire Alarm

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK

A disabled man has described his distress after being left stranded inside an Atos centre when the fire alarm went off. Geoff Meeghan, 32, suffers ...