Holiday and Travel news

Gatwick making the going easier for everyone

GATWICK Airport has launched a first-of-its-kind lanyard for passengers with hidden disabilities who may need support at the terminal.

New airline hoist could make the going easier

MANCHESTER Airport is trialling a new hosit that helps wheelchair users transfer to aircraft seats.

Australia makes holidays easier for disabled travellers

WITH the world evolving and changing at a fast pace, life also for disabled people has become slightly less complicated; at least, when they are travelling to – and within – Australia.

Make it a holiday to remember

FANCY helping someone who is deafblind to have a holiday they’ll remember forever? Here’s your chance . . .

Making holidays easier for EVERYONE

HOLIDAYS should all be about fun. But for thousands of people with mobility issues that two-week break in the sun can sometimes turn into a nightmare.

Air travel guide makes plane sense

A NEW guide to make air travel smoother for disabled passengers is now available.

Huw’s portable sling eases fears – and the pressure

A MAN who for years has needed help when transferring in and out of his wheelchair has come up with his own portable sling. The ProMove Sling is perfect for when you can’t take your hoist with you, says Dr Huw Thomas.