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At last . . . priority deliveries for blind shoppers

BLIND and partially sighted people who have struggled to buy food since the lockdown can now get priority online shopping slots.

Audio described streaming of top productions

GOOD NEWS for blind theatre fans … The National Theatre is to stream audio-described broadcasts of three of its top productions – starting tonight with Small Island.

Exercise at home – and in your chair!

WHEELCHAIR users wanting to get – or keep – fit during the pandemic can pick up some top FREE tips with these excellent series of videos from the Wheelpower charity.

Vital care withdrawn for disabled families

DISABLED children and their families have had vital care and support withdrawn during the coronavirus pandemic, according to an extensive survey by more than 70 disability charities.

How Hamble is helping me through the lockdown

KELSEY SHERIDAN is one of the 1.5 million people who have been advised to stay home and shield themselves during the pandemic. But she’s not alone – and she’s getting plenty of help . . . from red fox Labrador, Hamble. Here’s her story …

If YOU had just one wish . . ?

CAR GIANT Toyota asked three disabled writers to stretch their imaginations to the limit to help their engineers come up with better ways of helping paralysed people move around . . .

Jamie’s super static bike ride for friend, Rob

WHEN university lecturer Jamie Mosley heard that his friend, Rob Burrows, had been diagnosed with motor neurone disease he got on his static bike and peddled, and peddled and peddled – for 30 hours!

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