UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL
7-22
As a parent of an autistic child, it’s essential the government publishes the employment gap figures
Independent
Anniversary Games: Jonnie Peacock questions lack of Para events
BBC News
Disabled people kept 'completely in the dark' over compensation delays from DWP
Birmingham Live
How depression can double the cost of your travel cover and 'choice is limited for those with complex medical condition'
This Is Money
UK Study Suggests High Rates of Mental Illness, Drug Problems in Homeless Population
PsychCentral
7-19
Disabled people hit hardest by changes to benefits
Llanelli Herald
DWP decision to block DNS jobcentre invite is ‘extension of hostile environment’
► Disability News Service
DWP Landmark Court Ruling Means Thousands Of People Could Now Get Benefits
Huffington Post
DWP ‘lies again’ about impact of benefits freeze on disabled people
► Disability News Service
DWP reforms have seen Universal Credit and PIP benefits 'slashed by up to £1,200 a year'
Daily Post
More than half of disabled passengers still find air travel difficult, says regulator
► Disability News Service
New ‘radical history’ of disabled people’s movement ‘has lessons for today’
► Disability News Service
Rail regulator’s access recommendations welcomed, ‘but do not go far enough’
► Disability News Service
Report reveals extent of poor physical health among people with mental illness
King's College London
We must learn from mental health tragedies
The Guardian

UK LOCAL/REGIONAL

7-22
New provider found for 'vital' school bus service (Birmingham & Black County)
BBC News
Nottingham Mencap hopes to move from "decrepit" home and renovate community centre
Nottinghamshire Live
Thousands of mental health sufferers could get disability benefits after Supreme Court ruling
Leeds Live
7-19
Ann Jillings: Signing in front of MPs to support GCSE in British Sign Language
Limping Chicken
'Anything but inclusive': No school places for three disabled sisters
The Guardian
Care worker guilty of murdering schoolgirl to prevent her from revealing abuse
Southern Daily Echo
Hancock confronted over hospital parking charges for disabled patients
► Disability News Service
Helping people with learning disabilities into jobs
The Economist
Second charity backs Justice for Jodey following snub by 12 disability organisations
► Disability News Service
Watergate Bay beach to host biggest disability surfing event in UK
Cornwall Live
What I felt when I passed the benefits test
The Guardian
Wokingham council urged to put those with special needs before housing targets
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WALES
7-22
“We Can Build a Truly Inclusive Railway for Wales and the Borders”
Transport News Wales

SCOTLAND
7-22
Disabled people 'failed' over lack of fully-accessible toilets
The Scotsman
Alison Johnstone: Disabled people face worst of welfare cuts
The National

IRELAND (Includes Northern Ireland)
7-22
Irish Times view on imprisoning people who are mentally ill
Irish Times
Mental health among prisoners must be addressed, says Flanagan
Irish Times
Supreme Court: Man granted leave to appeal ruling that he should have exhausted statutory remedies prior to seeking judicial review
Irish Legal
7-19
'Appalling' - disabled man confronted by 'mob of vigilantes' in 'sting' operation
Independent

Events
August 12 - 15
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, England - Autscape 2019
September 24
London, England - The 7th Learning Disabilities and Autism: Promoting Positive Outcomes Conference
OCtober 25
Edinburgh, Scotland - Accessibility Scotland 2019

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