New minister, extra costs, and blind cricket

Victoria Wright and Ian Macrae hear from the new disability minister Mark Harper. They also discuss the extra costs of disability and Scope’s Extra Costs Commission, plans to increase the number of disabled people on and off screen at the BBC, and international blind cricket. They are joined by Scope’s community campaigns manager Rosemary Frazer, Tanya Motie, who is a former BBC executive and member of the corporation’s diversity advisory group, and Matt Dean who plays for England’s blind cricket team.


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