Disabled man's fury as he's left stranded at Manchester airport after being REFUSED boarding on Ryanair flight

Dan Kirkham, 22, and girlfriend Bea Adrio, 20, had to miss their £400 Madrid holiday due to the error and have now been told they won't get a refund. The pair had paid extra for special assistance for wheelchair-user Dan, who suffers from Cerebral Palsy, and were due to travel to the Spanish capital yesterday evening. But when they got to […]

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Driver, 44, slams surgeon for parking £120,000 BMW in blue badge spot

Disabled driver, 44, slams surgeon for parking his luxury £120,000 BMW i8 in hospital blue badge spot… because he ‘needs more room to open its flip-up doors’ Anita Harvey was looking for a disabled bay at the Nuffield Health Tees Hospital Both Anita and her mother, who she was driving to an appointment, are disabled But the last spot was […]

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Parents of seriously disabled girl buy rural home to give her peace – then council plan traveller site to SURROUND them

Andrew and Leanne Groves bought the countryside home, on the outskirts of Denbighshire, to give their daughter Isabella a quiet upbringing. The eight-year-old girl is one of only a handful of children in the UK who lives with Pitt Hopkins Syndrome, meaning she is unable to talk and has limited mobility. But now the parents say their tranquil home could be ruined […]

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Easyjet apologises to disabled woman for separating her from carer

Easyjet apologises to severely disabled woman after cabin crew would not let her husband assist her off the plane Bridget Willard, 48, had landed at Gatwick from Dalman, Turkey last month She was told by staff husband and carer Michael couldn’t disembark with her  Mrs Willard reportedly suffers from PTSD, agoraphobia, and fibromyalgia Easyjet have apologised after a severely disabled woman […]

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Disabled BBC reporter Frank Gardner is stuck inside a plane AGAIN

Disabled BBC reporter Frank Gardner is stuck inside a plane AGAIN after BA staff lock themselves inside a cabin at Heathrow…five months after his last ‘absurd’ incident at the airport Broadcaster was eventually forced to put his wheelchair through a plane window Mr Gardner called incident where staff locked themselves inside cabin ‘absurd’ Journalist lost use of his legs in […]

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Teenager, 19, with hidden illness slams ‘judgmental’ anonymous driver

‘You are NOT disabled!’: Teenager, 19, with hidden illness slams ‘judgmental’ anonymous driver who pinned note on her windscreen saying she had parked illegally despite blue badge on show Yasmin Swift is ‘desperate’ to challenge perceptions of ‘invisible disease’ Kent teenager faces daily battle with life limiting lung condition 19-year-old had to take six months off work to learn to […]

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Mother hit with £25 ticket after leaving car inches over disabled bay

Mother is hit with £25 parking ticket after leaving her car just inches over disabled bay to allow her wheelchair-bound son enough space to get out Theresa Page was given a fine after parking just over the edge of a disabled bay She parked inches over so her wheelchair-using son James could get out the car James, 26, became disabled […]

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Sarah Palin says Sacha Baron Cohen ‘mocked disabled Americans’

Sarah Palin reveals she walked out on Sacha Baron Cohen after he ‘mocked disabled and middle-class Americans’ while sharing new details about sit down interview – and says she may run for office again Sarah Palin said Sacha Baron Cohen mocked disabled veterans and middle-class Americans when he interviewed her in November for ‘Who Is America?’ Palin said that this mockery of […]

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Schoolgirl, 14, raped in disabled toilet in Tesco Extra as cops hunt witnesses

The 14-year-old endured a "serious sexual assault" at the supermarket in Clifton Moor, Yorkshire. The attack is said to have taken place on a Saturday afternoon in March, according to police. PC Simon Kingdon is looking for witnesses who saw a "visibly distraught white teenage girl in company with an older white teenage boy". West Yorkshire detectives said the assault […]

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