Craig recognised for supporting the North East Powerchair Football League

  Wheelchair Specialist Craig Vernon was presented with this stunning trophy on behalf of Clark & Partners. The North East Powerchair Football League thanked Craig for his support throughout the 2015/2016 season. Craig who works closely with the players to provide powerchairs which are robust and suited to the sport said “I couldn’t be prouder to receive such […]

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International Wheelchair Day

International Wheelchair Day

Today is International Wheelchair Day, an annual day around the world where activities and events take place as wheelchair users celebrate the positive impact that a wheelchair has on their lives. The day was launched in 2008 and since then it has grown in popularity with countries across Africa and Asia taking part, as well […]

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Able2UK

Able2UK’s disabled access music gig

Last night, Able2UK’s The Accessible Concert 2016 took place at the O2 Academy in Glasgow. The gig was specifically designed for disabled music fans.  The gig included step free and enhanced access to the academy and toilets, an on-stage British Sign Language signing interpreter, a drinks service so that people didn’t have to queue, blue badge […]

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Disabled access

Closure of Independent Living Fund

After 27 years, today is the last day of the Independent Living Fund (ILF). From Wednesday 1st July, the fund which has provided financial support to disabled people across the UK will be closed. The government announced in 2010 that the fund would be closing so that it could be replaced by Personal Independence Payment […]

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