AccessAble Hampshire Champion – vlog introduuction

Two weeks ago, I became the new AccessAble Hampshire Champion. AccessAble is a charitableorganisation who provide accssibility guides for disabled people acroos the UK. My role is to share my experiences of accessible places within Hampshire and encourage local authorities to collabarate with AccessAble to provide more accessible guides and facilities for disabled people in… Continue reading AccessAble Hampshire Champion – vlog introduuction

Westy Drama Groups Christmas performance: Olivia Twist

In September 2018 I joined an adult drama group at the West End Centre in Aldershot. This term we have been working on our Christmas performance which is a modernised version of Charles Dickens’ story Oliver Twist.   The greatest twist of this story is our main character will be played by a girl with… Continue reading Westy Drama Groups Christmas performance: Olivia Twist

Disabled BBC weather presenter Lucy Martin’s catwalk debut

Disabled BBC weather presenter Lucy Martin has taken to the catwalk in a diverse fashion awards alongside Paralympian Richard Whitehead. It is the first regional fashion awards for students to really put disability and diversity at the heart. — Read on disabilityhorizons.com/2018/11/disabled-bbc-weather-presenter-lucy-martins-catwalk-debut/ Like Rock For Disability on Facebook, follow me on Twitter @P94Emma, follow me on… Continue reading Disabled BBC weather presenter Lucy Martin’s catwalk debut

Music Interview: EDGARD

This week we are discovering the rock, rhythm and blues from Brazilian artist EDGARD: ____________________________________________________________ Artists Name: EDGARD Members: Edgard dos Santos Paiva Neto (guitar/vocals) + rotating musicians Genre: Rock/Blues/Fusion Founded: January 2018 Originated From: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Discography: Live EP – “EDGARD | Live at Bedrock” (2018) ____________________________________________________________ 1. How would you describe… Continue reading Music Interview: EDGARD

Assistive Tech Tips: Part 3 – Samsung Smart TV accessibility review

Two weeks ago I purchased myself a Samsung Smart TV. In my final part of the Assistive Tech Tips series, I’m going to review the accessibility features that support people with sight loss navigate the Smart TV. Just to recap from Part 1 – The product I purchased was a Samsung 43″ 4K Ultra HD… Continue reading Assistive Tech Tips: Part 3 – Samsung Smart TV accessibility review