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If you have read my story or previous blogs you’ll know my background. I suffered with depression after a car crash in 1997 which you can read about on the website. When I say I suffered with depression, this was self-diagnosed years later and not at the actual time. This because I didn’t think and […]

What is The Next Step

For many, the term ‘disability’ brings to mind people in wheelchairs who have mobility issues, and this is understandable considering the wheelchair is the global symbol for disability. However, the reality is that disabilities are wide ranging.   Spinal cord –These include Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Spinal Bifida, and Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) which commonly occurs […]

Gooner Clayton

For years I’ve been gooner Clayton even by my dad in fact he was the one that started it… You are a gooner you son you gooner do this you are gooner do that but you never follow it through… I now see this… for years I’ve had what I think are good ideas and […]

New opportunities in Leeds

When I first moved to Leeds I worked as a volunteer going into schools talking to students about my crash. It was a great way to get into speaking but due to government cutting funds to the fire service  we were  no longer able to deliver the road show so when Bradford City Council approached […]