• Disability

    Fighting every step of the way

    I’m still pretty new to this being disabled stuff. Somethings have quickly become the norm, like finding out that somewhere that somewhere doesn’t have suitable access. Every now and then I come across something that is completely unexpected . A nasty surprise What I couldn’t have imagined was finding out that my local district council has submitted plans to remove essential, irreplaceable disabled parking from the town centre. In very measured “PR” responses to criticism of their plans, South Somerset District Council maintains that the parking in Middle Street, Yeovil is simply being relocated. However, when the proposed new parking locations are further away than people with mobility issues are…