South West news stories:
Gloucester campaigner releases access to buses DVD
22 September 2009
A young campaigner from Gloucester has produced and released a short film on access to public transport in his home town in support of his campaign to see his local bus service made accessible.
Disability awareness on the roads
21 September 2009
Adaptations in public transport services still have a long way to go to meet the needs of people with disabilities. However, recently The Highway Agency has announced new accessibility changes for consideration of the Disability Discrimination Act (as a p
NUS needs your help!
18 September 2009
The National Union of Students (NUS) is carrying out research into the barriers faced by disabled students and would like to ensure that the research truly reflects disabled people's experiences and need to find people to interview.
A sporting chance
15 September 2009
Do you love sport but sometimes find it hard to find the money for equipment, training or transport?
Trailblazers achievements recognised at MDC Conference
7 September 2009
The outstanding work of Trailblazers Jagdeep Kaur Sehmbi and Sulaiman Khan was recognised on Saturday 4th September at the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign's National Conference in Bradford.