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2 years on, what legacy has the London Paralympic Games left us?

29 August 2014 marked 2 years since the Graeae team and 78,990 others attended the Paralympic Opening Ceremony in Stratford.

We could not have been more proud of the extraordinary achievements of our Artistic Director Jenny Sealey and her co director Bradley Hemmings, the performers and volunteers. 1,610 more words

Jenny Sealey

Court case to fight the closure of the Independent Living Fund set for October

From Disabled People Against Cuts:

A second court case against the DWP on the closure of the Independent Living Fund (ILF) will take place at the Royal Courts of Justice on 22 and 23 of October. 294 more words


Second court case to save the Independent Living Fund will go ahead

Great news from Disabled People Against Cuts:

“Permission has now been granted and the secondĀ  ILF Court Case will go ahead.

The papers went to a judge this week and he has granted both permission and expedition (which means speeding up the usual timetable for the court case). 178 more words


Save the Independent Living Fund: join the party and picnic this Friday!

Following their very successful and widely-reported direct action at Westminster Abbey grounds on Saturday, Disabled People Against Cuts continue with their fight to save the all-important… 694 more words