Archive for the Campaigns Category

Taxi Anyone?

Taxi Anyone?

Taxi Anyone? I was pleased to have met with Lee Morgan and Mathew Dando from RCT Taxi Licensing to discuss accessible taxi provision in Rhondda Cynon Taff, specifically the Cynon Valley.  Wheelchair accessible transport has long been difficult in the Cynon Valley and it was great to find out that

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Improving Access to Tudor Terrace

If you have received one of these letters through your door then you must live in or around Tudor Terrace in Aberdare.  We are campaigning to improve the road between the bridge and Tesco and are writing to residents for their input.  We’ve had a great response so far but

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Dropped Kerbs: The Facts

Dropped Kerbs: The Facts There are three main types of dropped kerbs, as demonstrated in the images below. It is illegal to obstruct any of these dropped kerbs. Doing so could result in a £70 fine. It is up to the local authorities to issue these fines. Since 2008, you

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A Considerate Christmas

A Considerate Christmas

A Considerate Christmas ‘Tis the season to be jolly! And if there’s one thing you can be sure of, it’s that town centres will be bustling with eager shoppers. Whether you’re about to embark on one big shopping spree or simply popping into B&Ms for some last minute stocking-fillers, you’ll

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Considerate Parking: What’s it all About?

Considerate Parking: What’s it all About?

Considerate Parking: What’s it all About? Dropped kerbs. We’ve all seen them. We’ve probably all used them. Yet, unless you use them on a regular basis, you’ve probably never realised just how essential they are. Here at Accessible News, we are determined to raise awareness of this all-too-common access issue

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