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Leonard Cheshire
Leonard Cheshire Disability is a charity supporting disabled people to live the lives they choose in the UK and around the world. Chief executive:
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 10
A new DIY guide showing cheap and easy ways to make gigs more accessible for deaf and disabled fans has been published by .
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 10
Gatwick Airport hosted an accessibility day, aiming to make air travel ‘less scary’ for disabled people.
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 13
Charity worker is planning to drive his 8mph wheelchair almost 80 miles to Cardiff to urge Google to add a ‘disabled route’ option to maps feature.
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 17
The has launched their $4 million challenge — which asks innovators to find solutions to improve the mobility of people with lower limb paralysis worldwide.
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 17
'It makes me really proud to wear the England shirt.' — Blind footballer turned his life around due to football, after initially turning to drink and drugs to help with the impact of losing his sight.
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 17
‘Greater levels of support for disabled people in their journeys to independence must be prioritised,’ — our chief executive responds to the government's decision to focus on older people in the upcoming green paper.
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 17
Santas in Thornbury have learnt sign language to help give deaf children a magical Christmas.
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 17
Women and disabled people have been hit the hardest by years of austerity, reports .
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 17
‘My disability made me dread going to weddings alone. It shouldn't have,’ — .
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 17
London firm , which was sparked by two disabled friends' frustration at hotels' inaccurate accessibility information, has been bought by .
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 17
The government are ‘dragging their feet' on funding shake-up, claims .
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 16
Congratulations to our Bradbury Wing service on being rated as Outstanding in their latest report!
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 16
A family restaurant in Aberdeen has come under fire after refusing to cater for a seven-year-old autistic boy.
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 16
Rail needs to do ‘much more’ to improve assistance for disabled people, reports .
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 16
R. Kelly has been caught on camera making fun of an autistic fan and accusing him of being 'high'.
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 16
'I was nervous but I nailed it.' — is giving disabled people opportunities to develop skills in broadcast and production.
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 16
and cuts are 'economic murder' and could cause 100 unnecessary deaths a day, finds a joint study by by Oxford, Cambridge and University College London.
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Leonard Cheshire Nov 15
‘Leonard became concerned with the inadequate response to the increasing number of natural disasters that were affecting large and often poor communities around the world,’ — Commander David Childs CBE.
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Laura-Jane Rawlings Nov 15
are our guest speaker for today's meeting - supporting young people furthest from the labour market
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