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A change of Vista for Jessica

All Together NOW! partner Allied Mobility are all geared up to making a big difference to people’s lives. They’ve just helped Jessica Taylor-Bearman and her family to start a brand new chapter in their lives…

All aboard . . . Sunflower scheme boost for disabled train travellers

ALL OF Britain’s rail companies are now recognising Sunflower lanyards and cards so that passengers with non-visible disabilities can travel with extra confidence. Accessibility Minister...

Safety screens fitted to some Liverpool taxis

SAFETY screens aimed at reducing the spread of coronavirus are being fitted between the front and rear seats of some of Liverpool's taxis.

Access to get better at 73 rail stations

RAIL users with mobility issues are to get better access at 73 stations over the next five years.

Disabled people deserve much better, says Miller

THE Government’s Accessibility Action Plan must address changing places toilets, shared spaces, and other issues, says the chair of the Women and Equalities Committee.

Big fines now for cabbies who don’t play fair

ALL TAXI and private hire vehicle drivers face a fine of up to £1,000 if they refuse to accept wheelchair-users, try to charge them extra, or fail to provide them with appropriate assistance.

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

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