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KEEPING deaf people safe is the aim of a new smartphone app launched by Network Rail.

All aboard for Vietnam . . . Airline makes the going easier for everyone

VIETNAM Airlines has introduced a range of new and enhanced services to support passengers with reduced mobility.

Euro exit could make life worse for disabled workers, says TUC

DISABLED workers risk losing many important rights if the UK leaves the EU, according to the TUC’s General Secretary Frances O’Grady.

Taxis: Fair play after 20 years for wheelchair users

TAXI drivers will no longer be able to refuse to accept wheelchair-users – or charge them extra for a journey.

Get yourself into gear for powered scooter world record

CALLING all powered scooter users. Do you want to be part of the world’s biggest parade of powered mobility scooters?

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.

All aboard the bus – unless you’re in a wheelchair!

WHEELCHAIR users are frequently facing problems getting on to buses, leaving many people stranded at bus stops, says a leading disability charity.

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