Have you been watching the Paralympics? Have you ever wondered how it all got started? I found this clip about Sir Ludwig Guttmann, a Jewish doctor who fled the Nazis, and went on to found the Paralympics.
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I’ve never been one for watching sport or participating in sport either – I’d even go to say that I’m not a competitive person. I’m of the ‘it’s the taking part that matters’ persuasion, but deep down I do really like to win and succeed at what I do and strive to do my best wherever possible.
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Channel 4 this week announced that 2016, will be the broadcaster’s Year of Disability. Announced one year on from the launch of Channel 4’s 360° Diversity Charter, the Year of Disability includes major new commitments to increase representation of disabled people within the broadcasting industry – both on and off-screen.
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