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Find out here what our organisation and it’s volunteers are up to at the moment, we’ll also share with you news from partner organisations, friends and colleagues.


 

Making Improvements To Oklands Play Area, Cilfynydd

Making Improvements To Oklands Play Area, Cilfynydd

Making Improvements To Cilfynydd Play Area Yesterday members of the Accessible News team were out looking at accessibility to play areas, especially the accessibility of Oaklands in Cilfynydd.  This was brought to our attention by Mia Thorne, Child Ambassador for Caudwell Children’s Charity.  Mia is an inspirational young lady who

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Case Work – Dropped Kerbs In Aberaman

Case Work – Dropped Kerbs In Aberaman

After being contacted by a resident in Aberaman we have been able to work with Rhondda Cynon Taff to install a “H bar” marking over a dropped kerb that has been installed to aim to prevent people from parking overit. An example of a “H bar” from another website We

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Congratulations Cllr Lewis, Mayor Rhondda Cynon Taff

Congratulations Cllr Lewis, Mayor Rhondda Cynon Taff

On Wednesday founder Richard Jones attended Cllr Rhys Lewis inauguration as Mayor of Rhondda Cynon Taff.  Richard was pleased to have attended the event supporting Cllr Lewis who is not only a friend but someone who has a keen interest in improving equality for people with disabilities.  Cllr Lewis is  keen

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Celebrity Profile – Verne Troyer

Celebrity Profile – Verne Troyer Born: 1969 Profession: Actor Significant Work: Mini Me in the Austin Powers films, Griphook the Goblin in Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stones, Coach Punch Cherkov in The Love Guru and stunt man for various films including Baby’s Day Out. Disability: Dwarfism Verne has frequently

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Celebrity Profile – Sir Steve Redgrave

Celebrity Profile – Sir Steve Redgrave Born: 1962 Significant Work: Won five consecutive gold Olympic medals from 1984 to 2000, three gold medals at the Commonwealth Games and nine gold medals at the World Rowing Championships. Disability: Dyslexia, Colitis and Diabetes Steve Redgrave found school hard due to his Dyslexia

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