Trailblazers news stories:
Trailblazers deliver recommendations to Disabled People's Transport Advisory Committee
15 May 2013
This afternoon, Trailblazers headed to the Department for Transport to present our findings and recommendations on addressing the transport challenges faced by young disabled people to the Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee (DPTAC).
Trailblazers working with Civil Aviation Authority in new group
26 April 2013
Trailblazers took the findings and recommendations from our Up in the Air report to the first ever meeting of the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Access to Air Travel Working Group today.
Trailblazers meetings and Parliamentary events coming soon
15 April 2013
APPG for Young Disabled People meeting rearranged for June 5th, but other Parliamentary and local meetings coming soon
Cinema campaign success leads to real changes in staff disability training
11 April 2013
The Cinema Exhibitors' Association (CEA) - the trade body for UK cinema operators has released its first industry-wide film and training pack - "Welcoming Disabled Customers" for use by cinemas across the country.
New Personal Independence Payment replaces DLA in northern England today
8 April 2013
Today the Government begins replacing Disability Living Allowance (DLA) with the new Personal Independence Payment (PIP), which will include a controversial new assessment and have tighter eligibility criteria.