I wasn’t an elite athlete before a cement truck ran over me and I’m not an elite athlete now that my body works differently to the way it did before. But you'd be surprised how many people seem to think that I can become a Paralympian, as if it's just a big PC hug-fest
Both prosecutions and convictions are up
Traffic was completely stopped on one of the busiest thoroughfares over the River Thames
Sometimes it feels as if venues and organisations just want to get their inclusivity badges before falling asleep. What, you mean you actually want to use this special equipment? And compete with them too?
Mental illnesses, developmental disorders, and conditions such as Crohn's disease, chronic fatigue syndrome and IBS can all be 'hidden disabilities'
Why these images reinforce the idea that disability and beauty are not compatible
Gervais has been battling mixed reviews and Twitter trolls of late, following the release of his film Life on the Road, but is apparently unbothered by this attention because 'no teenager living in his parents’ basement can affect the life of a person floating on a lilo in his own pool'
'The plane door opened and not only was there a ramp, there was a member of staff to greet me. I had never seen that in Nigeria before'
Behind Satoshi Uematsu's grotesque act of terror lies a sobering reality: we, the disabled, are oppressed, dehumanised and hated
Train company called 'disrespectful' for leaving passengers 'in distress' with temporary measures
University wants to reflect 'remarkable contributions' made by individuals to modern Oxford’s culture of 'inclusion, equality, and tolerance'
'Local authorities knew full well what they were doing when they hired Baker Small. There is no consideration of the child,' a legal expert has said
The lifelong impact that stillbirth, early death and resulting disability has on families cannot be underestimated. Each avoidable case costs the NHS around £7m in compensation, accounting for almost half the NHS litigation budget
I am sick to the back teeth of mindfulness classes, furrowed brows and hand massages - I want to go out and drink and dance with my friends