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Preparing for the colder weather

When venturing out on your scooter or powered wheelchair, you should plan for whatever the weather may bring. Read our top tips for preparing for winter.

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How to make small changes and big savings on your energy bills

Everyone uses electricity, but charging a scooter or powered wheelchair can make your bills add up. These tips show how you can save energy.

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Terminally ill cricket umpire raises £12,500 to buy powered wheelchair

Cricket umpire, and Motability Scheme customer, John McIntear raised over £12,000 to buy a powered wheelchair after he was diagnosed with terminal cancer. Read on for more.


10 years of the Powered Wheelchair and Scooter Scheme

We’ve been running the Powered Wheelchair and Scooter Scheme for 10 years. During this time our customer numbers have risen to over 16,500 and our customer satisfaction levels have continued to improve! Read more here.

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Test Drive: scooter and powered wheelchair review round up

In this feature, we have a round up of reviews of some of the most popular Motability Scheme scooters and powered wheelchairs that Ian Cook has previously tested


Top powered wheelchair and scooter friendly towns across the UK

Rough Guides author Emma Bowler has selected some excellent locations that are suitable for travel on your Motability Scheme scooter or powered wheelchair, to give you inspiration for some exciting days out in the UK this summer.


Scooter and powered wheelchair driving tips

Whether you’re driving a car or a scooter, it’s important to follow the rules of the road and practice road safety. Here are our top driving tips for scooter and powered wheelchair users.

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Keeping your scooter or powered wheelchair secure

Follow our top tips for keeping your scooter or powered wheelchair secure and reduce the risk of theft.

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How to look after your powered wheelchair

Disability blogger Emma Muldoon is a Scheme customer and full-time powered wheelchair user. In this article, she gives her top tips for maintaining a powered wheelchair to keep it working at it’s best.

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Test drive: Class 2 & 3 powered wheelchairs

Ready to find a powered wheelchair suited to meet your mobility needs? Here are four of the best class 2 and 3 powerchairs available on the Motability Scheme.


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