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Jul 12

New Scheme To Support Disabled Overlooks Children

Matthew

One national newspaper has pointed out that the new government scheme to support people with disabilities could be at the detriment of disabled children.

Jun 13

Unnecessary PIP Reassessments For Pensioners To Be Phased Out

Matthew

Pensioners who receive personal independence payments (PIP) will no longer have to have their awards reviewed regularly.

Jun 06

Accessible Bathrooms ‘Can Still Look Stylish’

Matthew

A home decorating magazine has explained that updating your bathroom and making it more accessible doesn’t mean you can’t have a space that looks good too.

Jun 05

Why Pubs Should Introduce Better Disabled Access

Matthew

Fiona Jarvis, founder of Blue Badge Style, believes that pubs that make more of an effort to appeal to disabled people will benefit from increased custom.

May 20

Functional Improvements Best For Bathrooms

Matthew

If you’re planning to make some changes to your bathroom this year then it’s best to focus on making functional improvements.

May 10

Brits Spend £3k A Year To Upgrade Homes

Matthew

Research has found that, on average, each UK adult affords £3,048 on home improvement jobs every 12 months.

Apr 30

Netflix Launches New Disability Show ‘Special’

Matthew

Netflix has launched its new show entitled ‘Special’ highlighting the challenges disabled people face in their daily lives.

Apr 18

Disability Access To Improve In 73 Train Stations

Matthew

The government has pledged £300 million to transform 73 train stations to help disabled rail passengers across the UK. Visit our blog to find out more.

Apr 09

Bathroom Refresh ‘Popular Home Improvement Project’

Matthew

A study looking at the most popular home improvement projects found that 34% of homeowners spent money on their bathroom in the last 5 years

Apr 03

Accessible Home Improvement Pilot Launched

Matthew

A pilot project has been launched in the UK to help boost the number of accessible homes available for the country’s ageing population.

Mar 31

Design Assumptions ‘Stop Buildings Being Inclusive’

Matthew

One academic in Australia believes that one of the issues holding more buildings back from being inclusive is current assumptions about design.

Mar 21

New Homes ‘Should Be Built For All Ages’

Matthew

A survey found that 72% of Brits believe all new homes that are built should be designed so that they’re suitable for people of all ages and abilities.

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