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May
19

All Tied Up

Posted on Thursday 19th May, 2011

Tied up emergency cordAnnoying isn't it how those very helpful emergency cords in accessible toilets are always tied-up out of the way by the cleaners who obviously find them incredibly irritating to work around.

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May
10

BBC on the right track to accessibility

Posted on Tuesday 10th May, 2011

I've been badgering the BBC for a couple of years now to make the excellent My Web My Way website much more user friendly by adding 'how to' videos to the site.  After all, people with a variety of impairments are very easily put off by a long list of text instructions.  If you can see how to do it on screen, you're much more likely to be able to make the changes for yourself.

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February
9

Can Do Attitude

Posted on Thursday 9th February, 2012

We may well now be in the Year of the Dragon, but I'm hoping that, for me, this will be the Year of the Book - my book.  After much procrastination, my autobiography is being taken off the backburner and the gas is being turned up full.  I'm hoping at least to have a finished manuscript by the end of this year.

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August
11

Crafty Move

Posted on Thursday 11th August, 2011

Ever keen to spot new ideas involving disabled people, I was intrigued to see that Julie Fernandez - of The Office and Eldorado fame - was opening a new craft shop and training centre near Huntingdon, Cambs.

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January
31

Downsizing for Dummies

Posted on Thursday 31st January, 2013

Food has always been my best friend and my worst enemy.   I grew up in a household where it was plentiful, fresh and delicious.   I also spent 12 years at boarding schools which served up some of the most hideous, vile filth that has ever masqueraded as comestible.  

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