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Government minister intervenes after St Albans woman complains of taxi disability discrimination

Government minister intervenes after St Albans woman complains of taxi disability discrimination | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Anger at being abandoned at the side of the road by a taxi driver, because of her disability, has spurred a 65 year old to complain to the government about her shoddy treatment.
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Accessible travel tips | Travel & lifestyle | Age UK

Accessible travel tips | Travel & lifestyle | Age UK | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
We offer a collection of tips, pointers and useful websites for those travelling with a wheelchair, limited mobility or disability.
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Tweet from @Betta_Bus

Tweet from @Betta_Bus | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
The Bard with Bettabus. Excellent day out in Stratford upon Avon. Almost everywhere accessible by wheelchair. https://t.co/rlJQcVpfWc
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Over 60% of rolling stock now accessible for disabled passengers

Over 60% of rolling stock now accessible for disabled passengers | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Over 60% of trains are now accessible - we are looking forward to 2020 when every train will be accessible. https://t.co/QnGMxG64Aw
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Tweet from @Reg_Cobb

Tweet from @Reg_Cobb | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
@SouthernRailUK not so #accessible train! How can I hear?! @glosdeaf help them with #deaf awareness https://t.co/trrb8UZa0V
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Tweet from @jimlangevin

Tweet from @jimlangevin | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Thanks @PVA1946 and partner disability orgs for joining us today. Together, we can make air travel more accessible! https://t.co/2M36HU4Nax
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Accessible travel stories

Accessible travel stories | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Robyn, Asif, Paresh, James and Bob told us their stories about travelling around London with and accessibility need. Read their stories and see if you could you take more journeys than you think.
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Watchdog criticises airlines for treatment of disabled passengers

Watchdog criticises airlines for treatment of disabled passengers | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Equality watchdog says carriers should cover full cost of damage to disabled passengers’ mobility devices
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Tweet from @InsightAbility

Tweet from @InsightAbility | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Besides going into space, air travel is the final frontier for wheelchair accessible transportation. https://t.co/VAca62mCB2
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Wheelchair Accessible Tokyo: 9 Transit Tips - Odigo Travel Blog

Wheelchair Accessible Tokyo: 9 Transit Tips - Odigo Travel Blog | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
A list of tips for wheelchair users traveling in Tokyo, Japan and accessible features for the JR trains, Tokyo metro, and Toei subway lines.
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Three Tips for Accessible Air Travel

Three Tips for Accessible Air Travel | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Candace loves to travel, especially by air. Her company, Open Doors Organization, has documented the extensive amount of travel done by people with disabilities in the past two years, with about 11 million travelers with disabilities in the U.S.
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Vancouver Airport opens 'pet-relief' area for service dogs that gotta go

Vancouver Airport opens 'pet-relief' area for service dogs that gotta go | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Officials at Vancouver airport think they’ve bagged a big one with the grand opening of an indoor relief room for service dogs.
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Bus companies must give wheelchair users priority, human rights group says | DisabledGo News and Blog

Bus companies must give wheelchair users priority, human rights group says | DisabledGo News and Blog | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Bus companies must give wheelchair users priority on vehicles and drop “first come, first served” policies for passengers, an official human rights watchdog
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Wheelchair user told to give 24 hours’ notice if he wants an accessible bus

Wheelchair user told to give 24 hours’ notice if he wants an accessible bus | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
News for and about Drogheda
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Wheelchair Friendly Transportation in Minneapolis and St Paul

Wheelchair Friendly Transportation in Minneapolis and St Paul | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
If you'd like to get around by taxi and shuttle or the area's ADA accessible public transport options, you'll find convenient transport at your fingertips.
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Grand Central and Wheelchair Accessible Toilets

On the way down to my Supreme Court case against Firstbus http://bit.ly/1YysUFZ, Grand Central removed the only wheelchair accessible toilet on a train ...
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Audio navigation opening up London to the vision impaired

Audio navigation opening up London to the vision impaired | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
RT @Virgin: Read how Umesh Pandya (@the_uMe) is making London transport more accessible to the vision impaired: https://t.co/gwUgavY70y #wa…
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Tweet from @UK_CAA

Tweet from @UK_CAA | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Great to attend this event to talk @autism-friendly Airports. CAA working to make air travel accessible to everyone. https://t.co/NUTFVtf9li
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Putting accessible and inclusive transport at the heart of HS2

Putting accessible and inclusive transport at the heart of HS2 | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Putting #accessible and #inclusive #transport at the heart of HS2: https://t.co/gvb9fF3xgH #disability #travel #equality @DisabilitySmart
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Gants Hill pupils reach final of national competition with app design

Gants Hill pupils reach final of national competition with app design | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
A team of social media savvy pupils are through to the finals of a national competition after they created an app that helps disabled people plan days out.
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Travel By Rhodes, Wheelchair Accessible Coaches Nottingham

Travel By Rhodes, Wheelchair Accessible Coaches Nottingham | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Travel By Rhodes are a Nottingham based coach travel company, specialising in wheelchair accessible coach travel throughout the United Kingdom
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Tweet from @Stagecarriage

Tweet from @Stagecarriage | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
We're investing in your services with another wheelchair accessible bus added to our fleet! First day out today �� �� https://t.co/5jCy52v9Gi
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Top tips for wheelchair accessible travel

Top tips for wheelchair accessible travel | Accessible Travel | Scoop.it
Let’s be honest. Travelling is stressful. Even the most experienced traveller will have stressful moments at some point throughout their trip. Travelling with a disability brings added stress, but by no means does it make it impossible.
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