Jack Ashley Died

A 'Courageous' MP Who Championed Disabled Rights

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK

Lord Ashley of Stoke, Jack Ashley, who was one of the most courageous and dogged MPs of the 20th century, spent most of his 26 years in the Commons in...

Disabled Rights Champion Dies

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK

Disabled rights campaigner Lord Ashley of Stoke, the first deaf MP, has died aged 89, it was announced on Saturday. The Labour peer passed away las...