Disability and inclusive design consulting

Tracey Proudlock on February 20, 2019

Inclusive Design and Co-production – Hammersmith and Fulham Town Hall

Proudlock Associates is delighted to announce that our inclusive design work restoring Hammersmith and Fulham’s Grade 2 listed town hall, its new Town Square and four new surrounding buildings has been approved at planning committee. Continue Reading Inclusive Design and Co-production – Hammersmith and Fulham Town Hall...
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Tracey Proudlock on December 1, 2017

Architects step up to Accessibility Challenge

Proudlock Associates joined up with award-winning global architectural practice, Sheppard Robson, to gain first-hand insight into the challenges faced by disabled people when navigating the built environment. Continue Reading Architects step up to Accessibility Challenge...
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Tracey Proudlock on July 21, 2017

Let’s end the ‘oh, do I HAVE to?’ view of inclusive design

Was saving a few pounds more important than protecting the residents of Grenfell Tower? Who knows what the public inquiry will decide. Use of the cheapest cladding on the block has shocked many but sadly we were not surprised by it. That’s because ‘Oh no, do I HAVE to do...
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Tracey Proudlock on July 2, 2017

Wimbledon wheelchair tennis: ready for the two bounce drama?

Wimbledon arrives and I feel like the cat that got the cream. Centre court tickets to see the action live! No Henman Hill or TV highlights for me. I love tennis, as a spectator and a wheelchair competitor. Like the rest of the nation, I’m gripped by Wimbledon fever, and...
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Tracey Proudlock on April 13, 2017

Crossing the Road

Our environment should be safe and inclusive, for everyone. Anyone responsible for roadworks, or doing them, has a duty to think about the needs of disabled people and older people when they plan and carry out the work. Failure to do so is discriminatory. Continue Reading Crossing the...
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Tracey Proudlock on February 22, 2017

Discussing Disability Works on BBC Radio 5 Live

Wake up to Money When BBC Radio 5 Live’s Wake Up to Money programme invited me to be part of the Disability Works season, I was hesitant about making such an early appearance. Though entrepreneurs are supposed to thrive on early starts, I am embarrassed to reveal that I am...
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Tracey Proudlock on January 18, 2017

Premier League football clubs show little support for disabled fans

English football has come a long way - unless you are a disabled supporter. For all the TV revenue, some Premier League clubs are still failing to improve accessibility at their grounds. Guest blogger Billy Proudlock calls for action. Continue Reading Premier League football clubs show little support...
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Tracey Proudlock on January 18, 2017

Supreme Court decision on Doug Paulley v FirstGroup Plc

Commenting on today’s Supreme Court decision, disability and inclusive design consultant, Tracey Proudlock, herself a wheelchair user, said: “It’s hugely comforting that common sense has finally prevailed, though the case should never have got this far in the first place. The Equality Act is all about companies acting reasonably to...
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