Archive | December, 2010
Olympics seeking wheelchair users

Olympics seeking wheelchair users

My plan was to do a little video following xmas, and prior to the new year. Having drank lots of vodka xmas eve in the infamous http://www.musicboxstives.co.uk/ and eaten so much food since, I am not feeling tip top today. The video shall still be done, just not now The xmas period was lovely with […]

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Well xmas is almost here! I am very excited now. I must say the ‘fresh and care-free’ feeling I had post USA has definitely dissipated though. So what have I been up to lately?  Its hard to believe it was only 3 weeks ago I returned from my trip. Blog wise, its been great to […]

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How the ILF closure will effect real people

How the ILF closure will effect real people

As always my life has been fast paced and on the tiring side. I am glad to say despite winter and general work tiredness, I am feeling good and looking forward to xmas. Due to things being busy, this blog on the recent Independent Living Fund (ILF) proposals is not the heavily researched or laid […]

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Recent disability news

Recent disability news

With current political news on benefits and social care funding cuts, my recent trip and more fundamental parts of my life would be compromised. I am now turning my thoughts to halting such political nightmares for disabled people and ensuring everyone can live a full, independent and self directed life, as I have done up […]

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Los Angeles and flat car batteries

Los Angeles and flat car batteries

The drive to our hotel in LA, near to LAX airport took 4 hours. This would have been sizeable, but it flew compared to San Fran to Vegas. I was kind of glad to leave Vegas in the end. I would go another time with a bigger budget to gamble and maybe one crazier drunk […]

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Las Vegas and how I lost it all

Las Vegas and how I lost it all

With our car problems behind us we embarked on the longest car journey I have ever taken in my life. It didn’t make sense to go to LA then Vegas, before back to LA for the flight home. So we plunged for the 10 hour trip to save time in the long run. It actually […]

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Planning the trip and San Francisco

Planning the trip and San Francisco

So this is the first of 3 blogs on my recent trip to the US of A. Part 1 will show the importance of planning and then layout the awesomeness that is San Francisco! ‘Awesomeness’ is a word as I heard it on American radio – ok. It is not unheard of to say planning […]

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A new beginning

A new beginning

First of all do not fear! This is not a “I went away for 12 days and found myself” blog. I am still the same old me. However probably due to the time away I did gain some clarity on my blogs. I know people follow martynsibley.com because there is some fun stuff and inspirational […]

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