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Booking a holiday as a disabled person

Independent Digital News & Media Limited The complete guide to booking a holiday as a disabled person Publication date: 2018 Ranking: useful We’ve included this article to highlight the issues that disabled people face to give holiday and hotel accommodation

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Posted in Accommodation, Disability, Service Provision

Life and times of a BSL interpreter at Glastonbury Festival

Here’s an edited account of one of Deafinite’s interpreters working with DeafZone at the 2017 festival.   Download the Glastonbury BSL story   For a copy in an alternative format or language please write to: Deafinite Interpreters 50 Topsham Road

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Posted in Accessible Information, Service Provision


British Standards Institute (BSi) PAS 88:2008 Guidance on accessibility of large hotel premises and hotel chains Publication date: 2008 Ranking: useful The document contains principles of good practice based on the duty to make reasonable adjustments and provide equal standards of service

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Posted in Accommodation, Disability

No particular place to go

Groundwork Trust – London Publication date: 2012 Ranking: useful A step by step guide to consulting young people about transforming open space. Includes a toolkit offering guidance for residents. teachers, youth workers or parks staff. How to view a copy

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Posted in Consultation, Project Management

Accessible Stadia

Sports Ground Safety Authority Publication date: 2015 (first published in 2003) Ranking: Essential This comprehensive updated publication brings together the background information central to designing and providing for disabled spectators at stadia. It lays out clearly the requirements and obligations of legislation,

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Posted in Design Standards (Buildings), Disability, Events & Meetings, Sports

All Inclusive?

Muscular Dystrophy Campaign Publication Date:  2010 (with updated links) Ranking:  Useful The search for a dream holiday for most people starts at a travel agency. Traditionally, holidaymakers have popped into their local high street agent and received face-to-face advice. Today,

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Posted in Accommodation