Author: The Download

Disability identity, TV seasons and questions, questions…

Paul Carter is joined by Fran Macilvey, Richard Butchins and Zara Todd for more insightful and intelligent disability discourse. http://traffic.libsyn.com/disabilitynowthedownload/The_Download_31_8_09_15.mp3 Transcript Disability Now The Download 31 Presented by Paul Carter [Jingle: This is the Download from Disability Now.] PAUL: Hello, I’m Paul Carter welcoming you to another edition of The Download. ‘Trapped’ – we met the … Continue reading Disability identity, TV seasons and questions, questions…

Wheelchair services, mental health and disability identity

Wheelchair services, mental health and disability identity

Paul Carter and Helen Dolphin are joined in the studio by Jean Waters and Rosemary Fraser to discuss the pressing disability issues. http://traffic.libsyn.com/disabilitynowthedownload/Disability_Now_Podcast_03082015.mp3 Transcript: Disability Now The Download 30 Presented by Paul Carter and Helen Dolphin [Jingle: This is the Download from Disability Now.] PAUL Hello. I’m Paul Carter and with me for this episode … Continue reading Wheelchair services, mental health and disability identity

Assisted suicide (reprise), disabled dolls and looking ahead

Paul Carter and Ian Macrae are joined by Mike Smith, chief executive of Real, Sarah Ismail of blog Same Difference, and accessible kitchen designer Adam Thomas to discuss the month's pressing disability matters. http://traffic.libsyn.com/disabilitynowthedownload/The_Download_Show_29_250615.mp3 Transcript: Disability Now The Download 29 Presented by Paul Carter and Ian Macrae [Jingle: This is The Download from Disability Now!] … Continue reading Assisted suicide (reprise), disabled dolls and looking ahead

Elections, Housing and Game of Thrones

Episode 28: Paul Carter and Victoria Wright are joined in the studio by guests Phil Friend, Phillipa Willets and Tracey Proudlock to discuss how the parties' manifestos bode for disabled people. Also on the agenda are social housing and the portrayal of disabled characters in shows such as Game of Thrones. http://traffic.libsyn.com/disabilitynowthedownload/The_Download_Show_28_230415.mp3 Direct Download Transcript: … Continue reading Elections, Housing and Game of Thrones