Troy Kotsur wins best supporting actor Oscar for Coda
This awards season marked a big milestone for disability representation in the media, with Troy Kotsur becoming the first deaf man to win an Oscar for acting. Read more about the importance of the award in this article from The Guardian.
Channel 4’s disabled presenting line-up for Winter Paralympics is ‘global first’
In very exciting news, the Winter Paralympic Games will be presented entirely by disabled presenters and pundits on Channel 4's coverage! Read this article by Kerri-Ann Roper from the Press Association for more information on the talented and diverse team.
Meet the founder of Euan’s Guide, the award-winning disabled access charity
Euan’s Guide, supported by Motability Operations, has launched a new access survey to give disabled people and their families the chance to share their experiences and feedback on how accessible Britain is. Read this interview with Euan MacDonald, the founder of Euan's Guide, to learn more.
Back on the Road After 11 Months
Getting back on the road after a period of not driving can feel a little daunting. Sarah Alexander-Georgeson, a disability and lifestyle blogger, shares her experience of getting back on the road after 11 months of not driving.
Royal Ballet to feature wheelchair dancer at Paralympic event
“I poured my heart and soul into dance and ballet." Meet the wheelchair dancer performing with the Royal Ballet at the ParalympicsGB Homecoming event.
Everyday Freedom photo challenge
Welcome to the launch of our Everyday Freedom Photo Challenge. This is a prize draw open to everyone over 18. Enter for a chance to win prizes!
Finding joy in post-lockdown journeys
The past year and a half has been tough for everyone and getting out and about again to see loved ones is something we’ve all cherished. Here, we share the Motability Scheme community’s post-lockdown #JourneyJoys and the video we have created to celebrate these special moments.
Returning to the Everyday Freedoms of life after shielding
Disabled actress Cara Readle is one of the stars of our new national television campaign. Here, she discusses how her Motability Scheme car helps her with her day to day activities and what she's looking forward to doing now COVID restrictions are easing.
Freddie on finding Everyday Freedom through acting and driving
Many across the UK have everyday freedom because of their Motability Scheme vehicle. In this article, Scheme customer and actress Freddie Stabb shares her story about being a disabled actress, and how she has found everyday freedom.