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Linda Jane McLean commented on Jackie Brierton's blog post Grippoz - new wheelchair push-rim covers
"Really great idea. When I worked as a ward Sister in an orthopaedic ward, a patient came to me with a brilliant idea. He was severely disabled by a spinal injury, and found self - propelling difficult. Being from an engineering background, he…"
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A discussion started by Ciorstaidh MacGlone was featured

Five things you don't know until you're in a wheelchair

Viewing the world from a standing position, it can be hard to imagine what life in a wheelchair must be like. When you walk home from work, go shopping for food or clothes, or even just have a chat with friends, your environment is probably the last…See More
Thursday
A discussion started by Adam Shippey was featured

Get Skoogy with it

Since we first mentioned it on Bespoken, Skoog, the tactile…See More
Thursday
A discussion started by Monica Quintero Restrepo was featured

Accessible holiday cottages reviewed

There are different ideas to be considered when you are thinking about going on…See More
Thursday
Jackie Brierton posted photos
Wednesday
Jackie Brierton shared their blog post on Twitter
Tuesday
Jackie Brierton posted a blog post

Grippoz - new wheelchair push-rim covers

This is our first blog post on Bespoken. We're in the process of crowd-funding to get a great new wheelchair product into production - at least we think it's great! - and would value any feedback or advice from the Bespoken community.We're a small…See More
Tuesday
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Tuesday
Claire McIntyre posted a discussion

Baby You Can Drive My Car - Driverless Cars

DRIVERLESS CARSIn July 2014 the government announced that it will be financing a £10 million scheme to allow driverless cars on public roads in the UK. From January 2015, working with the Departments of Transport and the Department of Business,…See More
Nov 17
Anne Walker liked Ciorstaidh MacGlone's discussion Get your motor running: bespoken member test drives the TGA Supersport.
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Grippoz - new wheelchair push-rim covers

Posted by Jackie Brierton on November 19, 2014 at 16:46 1 Comment

This is our first blog post on Bespoken. We're in the process of crowd-funding to get a great new wheelchair product into production - at least we think it's great! - and would value any feedback or advice from the Bespoken community.

We're a small charity in Eastern Perthshire which helps individuals and groups with enterprise ideas - and last year Paul & Diana came to see us. Paul had created a new push-rim cover for manual wheelchairs to help his partner,…

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Theraposture to partner with Symmetrikit at Kidz North to demonstrate leading paediatrics sleeping solutions

Posted by Theraposture on November 12, 2014 at 11:42 0 Comments

Theraposture, the UK leading specialist in care cots and adjustable beds for children, will be showcasing a selection of assistive sleeping solutions with the postural specialist Symmetrikit, at Kidz North.

Stands B10 and B12 – 20th November, EventCity, Trafford Park, Manchester, M17 8AS.…

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Susan with MS continues love of shopping thanks to revolutionary folding Minimo mobility scooter

Posted by TGA Mobility on November 6, 2014 at 14:36 0 Comments

Susan Mallows, 51 from Romford, has Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and difficulties walking, however she has been able to continue enjoying shopping and exercising with the assistance of a pioneering new type of TGA mobility scooter.

Susan…

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Disabled war veteran to undertake 100-mile TGA mobility scooter charity challenge on 100-year First World War anniversary

Posted by TGA Mobility on October 27, 2014 at 14:00 0 Comments

Andy McIntosh, 42 from Strathaven near Glasgow, is a retired Army Corporal who despite living with severe mobility difficulties, will be driving a TGA Breeze mobility scooter 100-miles to raise military charity donations on the 100th World War One…

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 The Skoog is everyone's favourite musical box. Hit it, squeeze it, bounce it off the walls, this instrument created for people with severe disabilities has just had an upgrade.

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