London news stories:
Trailblazer's campaign highlighted in Parliament
22 December 2010
Trailblazers Ambassador, Jagdeep (Jagz) Kaur Sehmbi's campaign to improve access at her local branch of the clothing shop Next, was highlighted in Parliament this week by Shadow Minister for Communities and Local Government, Jack Dromey MP.
Independent Living Fund to be phased out by 2015
16 December 2010
The Government has announced that the Independent Living Fund (ILF) which supports more than 21,000 people with severe disabilities is to be phased out by 2015.
Trailblazers secure support of new MP
14 December 2010
On Thursday December 9th Trailblazers visited Portcullis House in Westminster where we met with the Blackpool North and Cleveleys MP, Paul Maynard.
Trailblazers response to Government announcement on increasing participation in higher education
10 December 2010
It's the day after the night before and the House of Commons has voted to raise top up fees for students in higher education to a maximum of £9,000. It's a subject that has divided opinion in Government and led to protestors voicing their disagreement wit
Children and young people in residential colleges to lose DLA mobility component
9 December 2010
Many disabled children and young people with disabilities will be left unable to travel to and from school and could be marooned in their own homes due to the Government's decision to end access to transport help for young people in residential education.