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Wheelchair-users must have right to space on buses enforced, says court

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No Go Britain: wheelchair user wins landmark victory - Channel 4 News

No Go Britain: wheelchair user wins landmark victory - Channel 4 News | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
A disabled man wins a discrimination case against a transport company which refused to let him board a bus because a parent with a buggy was occupying the wheelchair space, writes Kate Ansell.
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Lib Dem conference: Clegg wrestles with his conscience, while rising stars spark hope on disability

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Lib Dem conference: Peer and MP suggest DLA reform fears are exaggerated

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Watchdog to probe £184 million Atos contract concerns as part of major PIP investigation

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Public ‘unaware’ of care-home costs - and of probability they will need care themselves

Public ‘unaware’ of care-home costs - and of probability they will need care themselves | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
People in Britain are “oblivious” to the cost of adult care and the likelihood of their own need for care in the future, a report warns today.
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We celebrate 60 years of the Human Rights Convention | Disability Rights UK

We celebrate 60 years of the Human Rights Convention | Disability Rights UK | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
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Public Sector Equality Duty Review: Our response | Disability Rights UK

Public Sector Equality Duty Review: Our response | Disability Rights UK | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
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News - Unity Law - groundbreaking case on access for wheelchair uses on buses

News - Unity Law - groundbreaking case on access for wheelchair uses on buses | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
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Lib Dem conference: Lloyd’s anger over disabled people failed by Work Programme

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Lib Dem conference: Clegg loses vote as party rebels over ‘bedroom tax’

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Lib Dem conference: Party launches first review of social security since the 1940s

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Lib Dem activists leave Nick Clegg red faced over

Lib Dem activists leave Nick Clegg red faced over | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
LIBERAL Democrat activists last night (Monday, September 16) demanded an urgent review of the ‘bedroom tax’ – embarrassing Nick Clegg on the day he triumphed on economic policy.
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Sue Bott highlights problems for disabled volunteers | Disability Rights UK

Sue Bott highlights problems for disabled volunteers | Disability Rights UK | Disability Issues | Scoop.it
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Dorothy Retha Cook's curator insight, November 13, 2015 9:59 AM

United States PLEASE  step up!