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£10,500 for YOUR invention that helps disabled people

AN INVENTION that allows those living with a disability to overcome a day-to-day problem is being sought in the Design for Life competition.

All aboard this accessible bus competition

TRANSPORT Minister Baroness Susan Kramer is calling on schools and colleges to get behind a new competition to help bus commuters who are blind or deaf.

New job scheme for disabled graduates

BUSINESSES across the UK are being urged to take on more disabled graduates.

The signs are looking good for BSL users

A NEW British Sign Language dictionary has been created based on signs used by deaf people from all over the UK.

Guide to educational reforms

ARE YOU a parent of a disabled child and worried about how the new Special Educational Needs and Disability reforms will affect you?

Top chef cooks up a new scheme

AWARD-winning chef Francesco Mazzei is backing a pioneering training scheme that gets disabled people into catering.

Rock star The Edge backs Mencap campaign

U2 ROCK star The Edge is backing Mencap's new campaign to get MPs to wake up to learning disability as an election issue.

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