Sue Frett of Special Olympics Surrey has won the Community Award at the 2014 Sportswomen of the Year Awards.
Sue said: “It is a great privilege to have contributed to the lives of people with intellectual disabilities for 50 years. This award is for the near 10,000 Special Olympics Great Britain athletes all around the country and the 75 athletes I work with in Surrey. It is such a amazing thrill to be given this award. I am humbled”
Following the success of their fundraising auction in 2013, Herts-based family charity The Muscle Help Foundation (MHF) was delighted to welcome a new guest auctioneer, former rugby player Peter ‘Scrivs’ Scrivener, for this year’s annual London fundraiser, which once again took place at the Royal Automobile Club in Pall Mall on Tuesday 4th November.
Euans Guide, the disabled access reviews website and app, is celebrating its first birthday today.
Euan’s Guide was created by powerchair user Euan MacDonald and his sister Kiki, as they found it difficult to find information on where had suitable disabled access. The website enables users to share their experiences of disabled access at places, both across the UK and internationally. It has been designed with disabled people in mind and strives to be as informative and accessible as possible. It also available to be downloaded as an app.