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Dial-a-Ride service still not up to scratch

DESPITE some improvements, Transport for London’s Dial-a-ride service continues to be plagued by significant problems, says a London Assembly report. The findings by...

Commission probes disability-related harassment

THE Equality and Human Rights Commission is investigating whether public bodies and public transport providers are fulfilling their legal obligations to prevent...

Corrie’s Jack backs TUC public spending campaign

CORONATION Street actor Bill Tarmey is backing a new North West TUC campaign to protect and promote public services. ‘Proud to serve the public’ has...

More people having to pay for residential care

THE number of older and disabled people paying for residential care without any financial support from their local council has risen by a third...

Trailblazers state their case to Parliament

YOUNG disability rights campaigners presented No. 10 Downing Street with a petition demanding improved transport, education and leisure services for disabled people across the UK. The campaigners were from the Trailblazers, the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign’s pressure group of 16 to 30 year olds.