Actors don't black up, so why do they still crip up?
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UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL
September 21
Half of DLA claimants still losing higher mobility rate support on moving to PIP
Disability Rights UK
Ministers quietly drop plans for ‘parallel process’ on working-age social care
► Disability News Service

September 20
Autism in women and girls: public and private diagnoses figures tell radically different stories
Newshub
Broadcasters commit to doubling disabled employees by 2020
BBC News
It is not enough to put the burden of mental health on people opening up
The Guardian

September 18
CCTV 'should be installed in all care homes to deter abuse and neglect by staff'
The Telegraph
Cuts to deaf children’s services debated by MPs in Parliament
The Limping Chicken
Managers not trained to spot mental health issues
HR Director
Ruth Davidson praised after talking openly about mental health issues
The Guardian
Universal credit ‘costs the self-employed thousands of pounds a year’
The Guardian

UK LOCAL/REGIONAL
September 20
Alton Towers Smiler ride crash victims sue park's owners
BBC News

September 19
Amanda Reid: Australian Paralympian 'exaggerated symptoms'
BBC News
Autistic boy banned from school photo shoot is now a model for H&M
Metro
Council returns vulnerable woman to suspected traffickers, report finds
BBC News
Derry woman who cares for her severely disabled grandson slams Universal Credit process ...
Derry Now
Granny with MS fed up waiting for home
Derry Journal
Merseyside woman forced to live in one room for eight months
Liverpool Echo
Mother explains why deaf son hasn’t been to school for nine months
Limping Chicken
Mother of disabled son denied judicial review against council
East London and West Essex Guardian Series

September 18
Autistic boy who was banned from school activities because of anger issues becomes model for High Street brands
Mirror.co.uk
Disability proves no barrier for courageous Karen
Milford Mercury
Father's anger over 'callous' attack by grown men which left autistic son in hospital
ITV News
The woman making her wheelchair scuba-dives into art
BBC News

IRELAND (includes Northern Ireland)
September 20
Brave Dublin mum of boy with cerebral palsy demands meeting with health minister ...
Dublin Live
Commissioner: Pace of child mental health reform glacial
Daily Mail

September 18
'Unique disorder' County Down girl unable to start school
BBC News

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