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Posted on May 1st, 2013
Whizz-Kidz warmly welcomes Transport for London’s pledge to roll out more manual boarding ramps across London’s Underground network – a key manifesto point in the charity’s ‘Generation Inspired?’ report, published in February 2013.
Whizz-Kidz polled young disabled people over five months following London’s 2012 Games, and received overwhelming feedback about the lack of ramps on the capital’s tubes and trains. One respondent stated, ‘I find it really frustrating having to rely on the train guard. I’ve been forgotten about in the past, and I don’t have the confidence to use the trains alone.’
In addition, the charity’s Kidz Board Chair George Fielding, 18, gave evidence …
Posted on April 29th, 2013
Posted on April 24th, 2013
Whizz-Kidz Ambassador and …
Posted on April 22nd, 2013
If you were at the Virgin London Marathon this year, …
Posted on April 11th, 2013
This year, 85-year-old Iva Barr will take part in her 15th marathon – and she’s running for Whizz-Kidz!
Iva, from …