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Explore the NEW R82 Stingray buggy!

Designed to help you live an active outdoor family life the new, super stylish Stingray focusses on easy adjustment, comfort and lightness of…See More
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bespoken Team replied to Brittany Young's discussion Wheelchair MX
"FYI here is Aaron Wheelz himself doing his now famous jump at the paralympics just the other week in Rio. "
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Paul Richoux replied to Brittany Young's discussion Wheelchair MX
"Hi Brittany, Hope that all has gone well for you in Wheelchari MX. Did you watch the Paralympics opening ceremony yesterday? Wheelz Fotheringham kick started the show with an epic stunt whilst strapped into his wheelchair. Amazing display all…"
Sep 8
Melissa McDonald posted a discussion

Ongoing Issues with Accessibility Proves There’s More Work to be Done

Accessibility is still a constant issue in today’s world. One particular cornerstone is accessibility yet to be explored fully is accessibility for people who are visually impaired. There is still widespread debate over how best to accommodate the…See More
Sep 8
Kenneth Hogg posted a discussion

Conquering the Matterhorn: Jamie Andrew on the Mountain of Mountains

On a wet afternoon in the summer of 2015 I had a…See More
Sep 7
Olivia robertson replied to Olivia robertson's discussion Kitchen Door Handles
"Hi Paul, Yes, great idea. They would certainly work. There may need to be some kind of indication as to which side the push opener was, for someone partially sighted, such as a contrast stripe though. Olivia"
Sep 5
Jimmy Black replied to bespoken Team's discussion Have Your Say to Define Accessibility in the New Blackwood Homes - Your Voice Counts!
"Clever Cogs is good - I've seen a demonstration at Blackwood's Dundee office. Thanks for your response!"
Sep 5
bespoken Team replied to Olivia robertson's discussion Kitchen Door Handles
"Hi Olivia, What would your thoughts be on push opening system door units for the kitchen? No sharp handles to knock into and the user just has to give the door a nudge for a gap to open up. They can then slip a hand or a couple fingers into the…"
Sep 5
bespoken Team replied to Jamie Robertson Smith's discussion Bespoken House
"Hi Jamie, Would a push opening system be a good option do you think? Something like this.... Paul"
Sep 5
bespoken Team replied to bespoken Team's discussion Have Your Say to Define Accessibility in the New Blackwood Homes - Your Voice Counts!
"Hi Again Jimmy, As a matter of fact Blackwood's Strategic Development Director has responded to say that the kitchen units will be controlled via Clever Cogs, Blackwood's very own digitally enhanced care package. Using Clever…"
Sep 5
bespoken Team replied to bespoken Team's discussion Have Your Say to Define Accessibility in the New Blackwood Homes - Your Voice Counts!
"Great point Jimmy. Thanks for sharing, Your question is being passed on to the Project Manager at Blackwood as well as the Head of Innovation to investigate. These are exactly the kind of questions we need to address. Let's keep the comments…"
Sep 5
Jimmy Black replied to bespoken Team's discussion Have Your Say to Define Accessibility in the New Blackwood Homes - Your Voice Counts!
"I notice that you need to press a button to raise or lower the sink. I noticed in Dundee's Smart Flat that a disabled man who came to see the flat found it difficult to hold the buttons down as his hands were shaky and lacked strength. For…"
Sep 5

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Explore the NEW R82 Stingray buggy!

Posted by R82 UK on September 23, 2016 at 12:30 0 Comments

Designed to help you live an active outdoor family life the new, super stylish Stingray focusses on easy adjustment, comfort and lightness of steering. The excellent postural control helps your child feel secure and enables them to learn new motor skills.

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Mr Philips With MS Basks In The Balearics Thanks To New Plane-Friendly Folding Minimo Plus Mobility Scooter

Posted by TGA Mobility on August 25, 2016 at 12:22 0 Comments

Despite living with walking difficulties, John Phillips, 66 from Bromley in Kent, has been able to holiday with complete freedom on Menorca thanks to a new type of folding mobility scooter – a TGA Minimo Plus.…

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Free Safe Mobility Scooter Driving Awareness And Assessment Day in Sudbury, Suffolk

Posted by TGA Mobility on August 24, 2016 at 10:05 0 Comments

TGA, the UK-leading mobility scooter specialist based in Suffolk, will be holding a free-to-attend event at its Sudbury independent living showroom, so East Anglia residents with restricted mobility can learn how to own and drive a mobility scooter safely.



TGA Mobility, Woodhall Business Park, Sudbury, CO10 1WH. 

15th September 11am-3pm. Free entry, ample level parking and free…

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21-year-old TGA Wheelchair Powerpack Still Providing Assured Performance and Reliability.

Posted by TGA Mobility on August 23, 2016 at 8:30 0 Comments

TGA, a leading UK mobility scooter and product specialist, has been delighted to assist a customer with a 21-year-old TGA Wheelchair Powerpack that is still providing assured performance and reliability.…

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