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Meet the sisters who founded a creative business to encourage conversations…

Because Izzy Keane was born with spina bifida, she has to use a wheelchair. Izzy and her sister Ailbhe tell Joy Orpen that they have founded a creative business to... Read more

Some of the jokes I would have made even as a disabled comedian aren t all …

Adam Hills: ‘Comedy and society are constantly changing, and you have to keep up with them’ Pic: Rich Hardcastle Comedian and broadcaster Adam Hills gets plenty of material from his... Read more

Ferrari found parked in a disabled parking spot by Garda

The sports car wasn't hard to spot for officers on the clock. Gardaí in Dublin city centre found a white Ferrari illegally parked in a disabled parking spot earlier this... Read more

French Minister calls for better response from airlines after disabled teen…

France's Secretary of State in charge of People with Disabilities condemned an airlines' inappropriate behaviour after a disabled teenager was thrown off a plane earlier this week Sophie Cluzel told... Read more

Ireland needs root and branch reform of how State agencies support the disa…

A report by three combined Oireachtas committees has found that Ireland needs a root-and-branch reform of how State agencies support people with disabilities. It singles out support as they progress... Read more

Disabled people who work should not lose medical card and travel pass Oirea…

The joint report says the system is "rife with disincentives" for people to seek employment File photo of a disabled entrance door button | Image: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire/PA Images A... Read more

Ireland must remove barriers to employment for people with disabilities 3 O…

Ireland requires a root-and-branch reform of how state agencies support people with disabilities as they progress from school and training courses into employment, according to a new report by three... Read more

Electric vehicles set to become the new normal for motorists

Research conducted by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI ) reveals that two in five adults living in Connacht would consider buying an electric vehicle (EV ). The research... Read more

Man with epilepsy jailed after court hears he ignored warnings and knocked …

By Aoife Nic Ardghail An epileptic Dublin man who knocked down a teenage pedestrian and left him completely dependent on his family has been jailed for three and a half... Read more

I am a disabled driver and need a 7 seater SUV. What would you recommend.

Car-value expert Gillian Keogh teams up with Motoring Editor Eddie Cunningham to help you make the right choice with your next purchase. Gillian is Editor of a monthly guidebook on... Read more

Wicklow County Council to provide additional disabled parking spaces at Gre…

Stephen Donnelly, Fianna Fáil TD for Wicklow and East Carlow has welcomed Wicklow County Council’s commitment to the provision of additional spaces at Greystones Marina for people with disabilities. Donnelly... Read more

Offaly TD slams government over disabled people living in poverty

TD Carol Nolan has called on the Government to respond in the forthcoming budget to the conditions of poverty affecting people with a disability. Speaking today from the constituency the... Read more

Date for your Diary: Friday 28th and Saturday 29th September 2018 - The Disabled Drivers Motor Show and Conference RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

Everything you need to know about motoring with limited mobility under one roof over 2 days. For further information and a list of who's exhibiting visit