As the Winter Paralympics draw near, I felt the need to prove that there can be life in us old dogs. So I have just uploaded some items I presented on trying sports as a disabled person. Skiing, canoeing and basketball are all given the Mik Scarlet treatment thanks toRead More about Mik Gets Sporty
Yes, website, I’m back. After over 3 years! To announce that later today, Saturday May 15th I am proud to be joining the new online TV channel Disability Horizons TV. I am joining an amazing team, with my co-presenters Zec Richardson and Dan White. We’re going live later today, MayRead More about Going Live! Welcome to DHTV!
If you’re like me, either disabled or a little lazy or both, the idea of exercise fills you with dread. The idea of going to the gym, or going jogging or any of the other activities that lead to a healthier lifestyle just don’t appeal. I much prefer sitting onRead More about Fit At Fifty – Time To Get Fit!
I’ve just turned my laptop on after ages. In fact I think the last time I used it was when I was in hospital earlier this year, and while roaming the hard drive I found this. Written to wile away the hours of enforced bad rest, it’s just a snapshotRead More about Notes on Nothing – An Autobiographical Snapshot
On Friday August 22nd I took part in the monthly BBC Ouch Podcast, with presenters Simon Minty and Shannon Murray. It was great to be back at the BBC, to be in a studio covering stories about disability and to be working with such great people. However the whole experienceRead More about Memories of Representation!