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Polish Project: Dignity and Equality

Polish Project: Dignity and Equality

If you are in a hurry, please click on the fundraising page and donate just£10. Do you remember my Epic European Disability Roadtrip last year? In October I travelled in my Motability car to my grandfathers homeland of Lithuania, down to Prague, back to the UK, and everywhere inbetween. I overcame personal barriers, met disabled […]

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Ability – don’t dis it, but own it

Ability – don’t dis it, but own it

If you are disabled, have a relationship to someone who is, work in this world or maybe just read my blog; you get the base issues faced. When writing on the subject of disability, you can’t be everything to everyone. Despite having an impairment, people are still people. A medical condition will vary making life’s […]

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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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Disability eConference

Disability eConference

I am excited to launch a new project with you guys today – the Disability eConference! It is a new concept in the disability field! Using web based tools, personal experiences and all created by you; it will make a great impact in the disability world. The first topic, which was decided back in April […]

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Facing Criticism

Facing Criticism

This post is going to tackle a few bits of criticism I have had in the past months, but mainly it aims to acknowledge criticism from myself and what I will do to rectify it. For most of you this will sound strange after the amazing year I have had. In summary, so far in […]

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Evening with Martyn Sibley at Somerset House

On 21st May 2012 an audience of awesome people came to Somerset house for a Big society event – an evening with Martyn Sibley. Martyn is one their ‘nexters’ from his social enterprise activities online for disabled people. Karl James interviewed Martyn on his personal experiences leading into his projects and looks at the future […]

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A new chapter

A new chapter

Where to start! The past weeks have been mind blowing. I have clocked up a bit of travel, mainly visiting Spain for my EVS planning visit, and had so many things to get in order before March. If you haven’t caught up on my 2 months ahead in Spain you can read about it here […]

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Speaking for the ‘Inspired Group’

The wonder of Twitter continues. Having connected with Ann Hawkins she kindly asked me to speak to her Cambridge based networking group – http://theinspiredgroup.com/. With 12 topics this year, one each month, I plunged myself into whether self belief is a key part to success. Here is my talk.

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2011: The year I aimed for the stars

2011: The year I aimed for the stars

My fellow co-editor of up and coming magazine Disability Horizons and I decided to write an end of year article. I felt if I were to attempt a general news round-up it’d be shockingly stale and whilst I do have a reputable voice in the disability world; I decided to not pontificate on the past […]

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