Wheelchair or pushchair, who should take priority?

This week I’ve been at the Royal Courts of Justice in London observing a case where three appeal court judges are being asked to confirm whether disabled passengers have priority access to wheelchair spaces on buses. The First Bus Group… Continue Reading Wheelchair or pushchair, who should take priority?

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Forum seeks volunteers for vital access role in £4 billion regeneration project

A new forum is looking for six disabled people to play a vital role in ensuring that one of the capital’s largest regeneration schemes is accessible to disabled people. The £4 billion Brent Cross Cricklewood scheme will create a new… Continue Reading Forum seeks volunteers for vital access role in £4 billion regeneration project

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Brent Cross Cricklewood Appoints Tracey Proudlock, Inclusion Champion

  I am delighted to have been appointed to lead the Brent Cross Cricklewood Consultative Access Forum (CAF). I am now looking for disabled people in Barnet, north London to join the CAF and help ensure this development is a world… Continue Reading Brent Cross Cricklewood Appoints Tracey Proudlock, Inclusion Champion

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Government secretly slashes funding for rail access improvements

The government has quietly slashed spending on a programme to improve access to rail stations by nearly 30 per cent, Disability News Service (DNS) can reveal. Network Rail this week published its new £38 billion plan for “delivering a better… Continue Reading Government secretly slashes funding for rail access improvements

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