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New funding for accessibility as government reports progress for disabled people across transport network

On Nov 3, 2020
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Government announces extra funding to improve travel for people with disabilities.

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On Nov 3, 2020
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This #PurpleTuesday we want to ensure everyone feels included using public transport, regardless of any disability. So we’re investing in new ways to improve accessibility and offering free disability awareness training materials 👉https://t.co/tx6aPqtjjm #TravelSafely https://t.co/Kc4r2K9qj4
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New funding for accessibility as government reports progress for disabled people across transport network

New funding for accessibility as government reports progress for disabled people across transport network

Government announces extra funding to improve travel for people with disabilities.

£20 million fund marks one year on from the Inclusive Transport Strategy

£20 million fund marks one year on from the Inclusive Transport Strategy

Disabled rail passengers will benefit from a range of accessibility improvements across the rail network.

Gatwick airport station in line for £150 million makeover

Gatwick airport station in line for £150 million makeover

Larger concourse and wider platforms to reduce delays caused by overcrowding and congestion

For Disabled Travelers, Technology Helps Smooth the Way. But Not All of It.

For Disabled Travelers, Technology Helps Smooth the Way. But Not All of It.

Apps help guide the blind through airports. Smartphones help the deaf communicate. But tech’s advantages often stop at the door of the plane, train or bus.

Consultation begins on banning pavement parking in England

Consultation begins on banning pavement parking in England

Disabled people and parents are particularly affected by parked cars blocking their way