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Panto season is here with Beauty and the Beast at Derby Arena!

Derby Arena, one of our Verified Accessible venues is about to start Panto Season and Access Card holders can get in on the action! Oh no they can’t………. OH YES THEY CAN!!!! The Access card is a great way for disabled guests to purchase tickets for this years show, saving you time and effort with your booking […]

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The Access Card; working in partnership with Autism Life Dogs.

The Autism Life Dogs Team are as passionate about dogs as they are about changing the lives of children with additional needs, that passion for making families lives more accessible has led them to form a partnership with The Access Card. The award-winning, non-profit provides assistance dogs for children with autism and related developmental difficulties. […]

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Restaurants, Pubs and Bars

We’ve been asked by the Office for Disability Issues, the Minister for Disabled People and the British Hospitality Association to write some guidance for the hospitality industry on how to provide better services for disabled people. You can view a recent WatchDog piece including an interview with the minister below to get you thinking about […]

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Access Card committed to working on Extra Costs

Independent inquiry into extra costs for disabled people Launched in July 2014, The Extra Costs Commission has spent the last year exploring the extra costs faced by disabled people and their families. Disabled people and their families should be able to live, learn, work and get involved in their communities without facing a financial penalty. […]

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Welcome Sheffield Motorpoint Arena

MOTORPOINT ARENA SHEFFIELD INTRODUCES THE NATIONAL ACCESS CARD The Motorpoint Arena Sheffield has introduced the national Access Card from Nimbus Disability. Designed to easily and discreetly let businesses know the specific needs of disabled visitors, the Access Card translates a person’s disability / impairment into symbols which highlight the barriers they face and the reasonable […]

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GB Paralmpians 'selfie' at Nottingham Forest

Forest Cheered on by Local Paralympians

Nottingham Forest become the latest organisation to sign up to the Access Card – a system for disabled people to discuss their needs with discretion and access the right tickets for them. Joining them pitch side at City Ground to celebrate were a selection of the talent we all got to know at the 2012 […]

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Press Release from AMG

Academy Music Group and Live Nation festivals welcome the first national Access Card with Nimbus Disability Academy Music Group (AMG) venues across the UK have endorsed and introduced the national Access Card scheme from Nimbus Disability, the tool to connect disabled customers with the service industry.   AMG venues are official ‘CredAble’ providers, all of […]

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Nimbus launches the first national access card for disabled people

The newly-introduced Access Card is designed to easily and discreetly let businesses know the specific needs of disabled visitors.   One of the major issues facing disabled people is having to explain why they might need adjustments when accessing services. It is common to be asked to describe any conditions, sometimes in humiliating and unnecessary […]

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