Check out my articles, blogs, and interviews here!
Current Campaign – Just Ask Don’t Grab
Visit the campaign page to see my interviews, articles and videos about the #JustAskDontGrab campaign.
iNews – Accessible Voting GE2019
I wrote an article for iNews about my first experience of voting independently thanks to the use of accessible technology
BBC London News – Dockless Bikes
I spoke to BBC London News about the impact dockless bikes have had on me as a visually impaired pedestrian.
BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour – Unwanted touching & research project
I spoke to Woman’s Hour about my experiences of unwanted touching and the new project Dr Hannah Mason Bish and I have started which invites disabled women & non binary people to share their experiences of unwanted touching, forced help and sexual harassment.
The interview is in the first 12 minutes of the programme here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0007bcd
Huffington Post – Disabled women & #MeToo
As part of the Private Spaces Public Places project I wrote an article for the huffington post about unwanted touching as experienced by disabled women.
Evening Standard & Metro – commuters kicking my white cane
Women’s Institute Life Magazine
I was interviewed for the July 2019 edition of WI Life magazine. I talked about my experience as a visually impaired woman & Women’s Institute member, accepting my disability & the #JustAskDontGrab campaign.
WI Life is a print article but you can access the PDF linked here Step Forward – WI Life, July-Aug 2019
Sky News – New EU legislation for silent electric vehicles
From July 2019 all new electric vehicles will be required to have a noise so that they can be heard by visually impaired and other pedestrians when driving at slow speeds. I talked to Sky News about how silent electric cars have affected me.
Huffington Post – Disability, Identity & Language
Alongside other disabled activists I contributed to this article for The Huffington Post Life website. The article focuses on language and identity, exploring person versus identity first, as well as the words we use to describe disability.
The Independent – #ThingsDisabledPeopleKnow
An article including my tweets and reflections on the Things Disabled People Know hashtag in January 2019.
BBC & iNews – Visually Impaired people using phones
In January 2019 a cruel meme mocking a visually impaired woman using her phone went viral. Here are my reflections.
An article for the BBC alongside two other visually impaired women who love their phones
An online blog for i news on misconceptions around visual impairment
BBC Newsbeat – Tactile Paving
After seeing my twitter thread on tactile paving I produced a video & wrote an article with BBC News beat on the importance of tactile paving.
Blind Abilities Podcast
A series of podcast interviews with the Blind Abilities Podcast. Check out episode one which focuses on the Just Ask Don’t Grab Campaign. Listen on your usual podcast app or follow this link.