Archive for November, 2013

Doctor Who Celebration: A Resolution of Sorts

Meeting The Moff Hello, Samantha here, with a long overdue update on the Doctor Who Celebration Convention access issues I blogged about back in July.   A brief reminder: disabled fans were told, wrongly it seems, that they had to phone the box office when tickets went on sale to get access and carer tickets (apparently it was only the carer tickets that needed to be booked this way, but this was contrary to information given in response to queries... 
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Fire Safety for Disabled People at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel

We’ve become aware of a worrying report about an incident at the Birmingham Hilton Metropole Hotel last weekend. A gentleman, who would like to remain anonymous, has told us about his experience. His fiancee has a complex congenital neuromuscular disorder, causing lack of balance, muscle loss, reduced feeling in extremities, chronic fatigue, back problems, and nerve damage, and is a wheelchair user. When they arrived at the hotel, they requested... 
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