James Martin: an award-winning actor with Down’s Syndrome

James Martin is a 28-year-old actor with Down’s Syndrome from Belfast. He played the lead role in the BBC TV film drama Ups and Downs. Read on to find out about his acting career, love of sport and becoming an ambassador for Mencap.

Advertisements

Disability Horizons News Roundup: June 2020

This months DH news roundup inclues fiilmmaker with MD winning award, Disability Pride virtual events and Down’s Syndrome actor stars in crime drama.

PPE: all you need to know and how to buy it

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, personal protective equipment (PPE) – and often the lack of it – has been a hot topic. PPE, such as gloves, aprons and masks, help to protect you and people around you from being infected with Covid-19.