Our News and Events


GMCDP regularly shares news and information which is relevant (or of interest) to disabled people. Here you can access two of our most recent news items, and follow the link to see more.

Photograph of Joe Whittaker, a white man in his 50s. He is outside in nature with a lake or river behind him and green leaves of a tree. He is facing the camera and smiling. He is wearing a red t-shirt with the slogan "we know inclusion works" in large bold capital lettering in yellow.

It is with great sadness that the Coalition heard today that our dear friend and colleague, Joe Whittaker, has passed away. We offer our heartfelt condolences to his partner and family at this sad time.

Two men walking along a street in London, possibly Whitehall, holding signs, One says "#DisabledByTheRailway", the other reads "guards needed on all trains". The man on the left is Kevin Greenan of NFBUK. On the right is GMCDP board member Pete.

20th February is World Social Justice Day. The theme for 2023 is "Overcoming Barriers and Unleashing Opportunities for Social Justice".



GMCDP runs a variety of events throughout the year. Follow the link below to view all of our upcoming events.

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