Archive | July, 2012
Disruptive Times

Disruptive Times

This post is a mixture of latest news and latest reflections. In life there are times we plan, times we do, and times we evaluate. I have managed all 3 of these ten times over in the past weeks! Whoever you are, I hope after reading this you will be entertained, question how much is […]

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ILF Social Care Consultation Announced

ILF Social Care Consultation Announced

In the past couple of weeks the ‘Future of the Independent Living Fund’ consultation was launched by the Department for Work and Pensions and Minister for Disabled People (Maria Miller). The proposal is that having already announced that no new applications will be received, and current recipients will remain unchanged until 2015. We now know […]

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Launch video: Epic European Disability Roadtrip

The Everlater widget requires javascript to work properly. You can view Martyn’s Epic European Disability Roadtrip or get your own free travel blog. Sponsorship proposals available on request Generic Press Release On September 4th 2012 Martyn Sibley is undertaking his toughest challenge yet. He plans to travel across Europe with his adapted hand-controlled car, accessible […]

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Guest Post: My flat and Me! by Richard Currie

Guest Post: My flat and Me! by Richard Currie

My last post was about my visit to see my best mate and all round top lad Richard Currie. We left Coventry university in 2005/6 armed with a Masters degree, big dreams and scared excitement. We remain great friends and are now equally active in the disability field with fresh ideas and perspectives. He has […]

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The importance of Social Care Support and Self Awareness

The importance of Social Care Support and Self Awareness

After months of travel and adventure I have been staying at my mums for a couple of weeks. This has been much needed and very pleasant. Usually I leave my London flat and visit my parents because I am ill or very run down. To have been in my home town, full of energy, full […]

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