South West news stories:
Two years to go until 2012 Paralympics
24 August 2010
Two years today, London will hold the Paralympic games. The countdown will mark an event which will ‘aspire to be the most accessible Games ever' but are we living in an Inaccessible London?
Trailblazers investigation highlights access issues on London Underground
23 August 2010
A Trailblazers campaigner has today highlighted the inaccessibility of the London Underground network, calling for improvements to be made before the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games take place.
Trailblazers investigation reveals ignorance of airlines, tour operators and hotels when it comes to disability
23 August 2010
Trailblazers have revealed the shocking ignorance of many high street travel agents, hoteliers and airlines about the needs of disabled travellers, in a new report published today.
New scheme to link people with neuromuscular conditions
19 August 2010
Just want to be able to pick up the phone or drop a quick email to someone who you know will understand without needing to see your patient records? Then MD Links is the service for you.
Two years until Olympics, but disabled campaigners say transport could let down the capital
17 August 2010
London will launch what organisers are calling "the most inclusive ever" Olympics and Paralympics in two years, but Trailblazers are warning the city's transport network could let the side down.