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Access Card & Carer Card offer warm welcome to Special Olympics Athletes

A unique partnership scheme between Council, Charity and Businesses is set to offer a warm welcome to visiting athletes and their families this month with the extension of a National Disability Card Scheme The Access Card is a scheme which evidences and communicates a disabled person’s needs and is already welcomed at venues and businesses […]

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Up to £15 for your first ride with Uber

Offer for Access Card Holders – up to £15 for your first ride with Uber In partnership with Uber, we’re thrilled to announce an exciting promotion for Access Card holders. Uber – the popular rides booking app – has expanded the availability of their accessible option and we’re giving Access Card holders a code to […]

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One year of partnership with The Ticket Factory

As venues and individuals are getting involved with Disabled Access Day (10th-12th March) across the UK, The Ticket Factory is celebrating one year of partnership with Nimbus Disability. In an industry leading move, The Ticket Factory launched a pioneering partnership with Nimbus Disability – creators of the Access Card – this time last year. As […]

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Access Card discussed with City of Chiba Mayoral Delegation

November 8th, Disability Action Alliance (DAA) members met the City of Chiba Mayoral Delegation at the Japan Local Government Centre, London.  Chiba’s Mayor Yoshihito Kumagai is preparing to further the support for disabled people, at Chiba, host city local authority, in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Japan is under pressure to climb the […]

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Nottingham Celebrates CredAbility in sport

On Tuesday 5th July Nottingham City Council held a celebration of disability sport at Harvey Hadden Sports Village The event highlighted the council’s plans to improve access and develop sport for disabled people. Speeches included the English Federation of Disability Sport’s Get Out & Get Active project, as well as celebrating Nottingham leisure centres achieving […]

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Welcome On Board: Eventim Apollo

Joining the growing list of music venues adopting the Access Card is the Eventim Apollo “We are proud and excited to collaborate with Access Card to provide a better experience for all of our customers. “We are pleased to be part of an initiative that allows access customers a discreet and expedient way to express […]

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Ticketing Teaser

Great cross-industry meeting right now with @CredAccessCard @attitudetweets and lots of ticketing providers. — STAR (@secureticketing) May 27, 2015

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Tributes paid to disabled rights campaigner

Tributes have been paid to an Arnold man who championed the rights of disabled people in Nottinghamshire – leaving a lasting legacy for people across the UK. Terry Gallagher, who helped launch Nottinghamshire’s first disability registration card, has died at the age of 64. The former teacher, who died from bronchopneumonia and heart disease, worked […]

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Accessible Sheffield Launch Event

Accessible Sheffield Launch Event – 10th June 2015 DisabledGo, Sheffield City Council, Disability Sheffield and The Access Card would like to invite you to the launch of the disabled access guide to Sheffield. When: Wednesday 10th June 2015 – 1pm to 3:30pm Where: Sheffield Town Hall, Pinstone Street, Sheffield, S1 2HH What is it about? […]

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