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Retired Fire Fighter Alf Enhances Independence With His Two-TGA-Scooter-Brigade

Alf Jackson, 84 from Warrington, Cheshire, is a real 'character' and retired Fire fighter who despite living with worsening…See More
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Geoff Bosworth liked bespoken Team's group Blind & Visually Impaired
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Ciorstaidh MacGlone posted a discussion

The Hat Catcher and other inventions

Sometimes a problem doesn’t need an expensive solution: just a bit of old fashioned ingenuity. bespoken member John Logan found that his hat was blowing off in Edinburgh, Scotland’s own “windy city.” As he has mobility difficulties,  making running…See More
Thursday
bespoken Team added a discussion to the group Blind & Visually Impaired
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New Microsoft headset helps blind people navigate unfamiliar surroundings

Whenever I’ve spoken to people who are visually impaired about their disability, they…See More
Tuesday
A discussion started by Ciorstaidh MacGlone was featured

Pony Access: how Simon Mulholland is opening up the countryside.

While wheelchairs and scooters are constantly improving, there will always be places where a wheeled vehicle is at a disadvantage. This is where Pony Access comes in. Pony Access, according to its…See More
Tuesday
gavin alastair neate commented on bespoken Team's group Blind & Visually Impaired
"Great idea to form groups. Looking forward to informing members of advances with Neatebox. Awaiting to hear if we have won grant funding for a project at Lauriston Place Edinburgh. Crossing next to Eye Pavillion. More to follow."
Monday
bespoken Team commented on bespoken Team's group Blind & Visually Impaired
"...and whilst I'm at it, for those of you who are not yet familiar with the Neatebox project and its creator Gavin Neate, you need to check out the following articles. - "Gavin is focused on improving lives" - "The…"
Monday
bespoken Team commented on bespoken Team's group Blind & Visually Impaired
"Hi all, I'd like to make the first post to this group by reminding people about a post from only a couple weeks ago. "Five things you don't know unless you're blind""
Monday
bespoken Team posted a group
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Blind & Visually Impaired

This group is suitable for anyone who has an interest in visual impairment.Whether you feel like talking about current issues, organisations like Guide Dogs, or finding and sharing assistive technology that enables visually impaired people, this is…See More
Monday
Geoff Bosworth liked bespoken Team's discussion Disabled Access Day - Share your story!
Monday
Ciorstaidh MacGlone posted a discussion

Pony Access: how Simon Mulholland is opening up the countryside.

While wheelchairs and scooters are constantly improving, there will always be places where a wheeled vehicle is at a disadvantage. This is where Pony Access comes in. Pony Access, according to its…See More
Monday
bespoken Team posted a discussion

Disabled Access Day - Share your story!

Hi everyone,As many of you will know, the 17th of January of this year was the first ever Disabled Access Day. Obviously we at the Blackwood Foundation were…See More
Monday

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Retired Fire Fighter Alf Enhances Independence With His Two-TGA-Scooter-Brigade

Posted by TGA Mobility on January 23, 2015 at 12:14 0 Comments

Alf Jackson, 84 from Warrington, Cheshire, is a real 'character' and retired Fire fighter who despite living with worsening Arthritis, has been able to enhance his independence even further with a second TGA award-winning mobility scooter.…

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Disabled Rambler & Equestrian Transporter Regains Freedom With Community Donated TGA Mobility Scooter

Posted by TGA Mobility on January 15, 2015 at 14:00 0 Comments

Despite living with Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia, Steven Foot from Marnhull, Dorset, has been able to regain independence outdoors and re-live his passion for cross-country point-to-point horseracing, thanks to a community-donated…

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East Sussex community and Mayor raise £21,000 to give Leisha with Cerebral Palsy state-of-the-art Etac standing powered wheelchair

Posted by Etac UK on January 14, 2015 at 13:30 0 Comments

Leisha Lamberth, 13 from Telscombe near Brighton, has received a life-changing Etac E890 electric wheelchair thanks to the fundraising efforts of Telscombe Mayor and Councillor Wayne Botting and the local community.

Etac UK is a leading assistive technology specialist that provides adult and paediatric Balder and E800-series electric wheelchairs to individuals who live…

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How Does Stephen Hawking Talk?

Posted by Duncan Edwards on January 8, 2015 at 14:02 0 Comments

New post on my communication aids blog about the film MND and Stephen's speech set up.

http://communicationaids.info/stephen-hawking-talk/

 
 
 

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Microsoft have invented a new headset that they believe will be a huge help to blind people.

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Simon Mulholland and pony Obama are making the countryside accessible to many.

Rich's Blog

One of our members Rich, has a great blog

with some really insightful an interesting stuff. He has been kind enough to allow us to share it with you. 

 

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