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I Complained Against Atos and Won

Not so long ago, I received the dreaded brown DWP envelope. Fully expecting yet more bad news, I tore open the envelope ready to rip up the letter and fling

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Council Silent on At Risk Changing Places Unit

As I wrote earlier this year, a pioneering Changing Places toilet was at risk of being flushed away in council cutbacks. Following feedback received as a result of this article,

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Talking ATMs

It’s almost 50 years to the day since Barclays launched the first ATM at their Enfield branch. Half a century later, an estimated 3 million ‘Automated Teller Machines’ are in

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Trapped on the Underground

By Doug Paulley Going Underground? All aboard on Facebook, tweet us @duniteduk, or email our Editor on editor@disabilityunited.co.uk

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Denise Defended Attendance Allowance

The government began to draw up plans to abolish Attendance Allowance for new claimants. Attendance allowance is a benefit payable to people over the age of 65 who have care

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10 Unconventional Things I’d Like the Next Government To Do

When it comes to disabled peoples’ interests in the election, politicians will focus on welfare and social care, but here are a few things I’d like to be considered: Communication

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ESA: A Catalogue of Cancellations

A Yorkshire woman with multiple degenerative conditions has criticised a DWP Work Capability Assessment contractor after they cancelled 4 separate appointments in a row. Delia (whose name has been changed

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Argos Makes Shop Less Accessible

In the last year or so, my local Argos store revamped its shop and became more technology friendly, but it’s a shame it did not consider its disabled customers and

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5 Year Old Asked to Leave Play Area for Using Wheelchair

Last week, play time ended when a 5 year old was asked to leave Berzerk Children’s Activity Centre in Northampton for using a wheelchair. Speaking to The Sun , Archie’s

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TfA Protests Turn Up and Go Assistance Being Wiped Off The Map

33 stations operated by Southern Rail have withdrawn Turn Up and Go assistance following a controversial change to staffing arrangements. Despite repeated strikes from members of the RMT union and