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Leonard Cheshire
We are Leonard Cheshire – supporting individuals to live, learn and work as independently as they choose, whatever their ability. Chief executive:
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The operator of Legoland Tokyo has apologised for refusing to allow four people with hearing-impairments, to enter the theme park in April because of their disabilities.
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'Here’s where you can seek support if you have learning disabilities.’ — .
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‘I've become much more of a fun character.’ — , who volunteers for the National Trust, is part of new programme for people with learning disabilities.
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Raising awareness of learning disabilities is vital, say .
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 21
Designing computers for the disabled comes with its own challenges – and enormous rewards – for .
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 21
Campaigner is fighting to make commuters ‘Look Up’ on London Underground.
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 20
Passionate about family history, David Thompson tells us about tracking down his service manager’s relatives in Australia, and the story behind our names.
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Nurseplus UK Jun 20
The fabulous team from our Eastbourne branch are setting off on a 20 mile trek this Sat in aid of Why not show them some support here:
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 20
Facebook and Twitter have admitted they could do more to protect disabled people from online abuse, following criticism from the model and TV personality Katie Price, whose son Harvey has been victimised online.
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 20
David Tennant is to play the dad of a girl called Rosie who has severe learning disabilities in a new five-part BBC Four comedy drama.
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 20
Who's coming to the Duxford airshow? Don't forget to stop by our tent!
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 20
Replying to @NurseplusU
Tell them good luck from all of us!
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 20
‘We need "Look Up" to become as ingrained, as instinctive. We need to start seeing people who need, if not our help, our seat.’ — has started a petition to ask TFL to add '. Does someone need your seat?' to their announcements.
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 20
‘Why won’t ministers come clean about the impact of cuts on disabled people?’ — .
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 20
The long-awaited policy document on will not be published until the autumn, admits Jeremy Hunt.
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Bridge Jun 20
Today, 65 million primary school-age children are not in school – close to half of them are children with disabilities c/o cc.
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NationalGardenScheme Jun 19
Our amazing beneficiary, , asked disabled photographer, Giovanni Coppola, about following his passion as he began to lose his sight.
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SHP Jun 18
Problems finding accessible homes are leaving disabled people housebound and damaging their mental health says
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NationalGardenScheme Jun 18
There are countless opportunities this summer to capture the beauty of our gardens. To celebrate these inspiring sights with us make sure to enter our annual photography competition. 📸
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Leonard Cheshire Jun 19
People with conditions such as Parkinson’s and multiple sclerosis will no longer have to undergo regular tests to prove they remain eligible for disability benefits, ministers have confirmed.
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