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Blue Badge Access – York

URGENT – Actions in relation to removal of Blue Badge parking spaces in the city centre. Many of you will have been following recent developments regarding Blue Badge parking. At the meeting of the York Human Rights City Network Steering Group on 15th July, we took the decision to issue a statement in which we concluded that: […]

“Blue Badge Changes Offers Little For Severely Disabled”

From York Press. YORK council now offers consultation with Blue Badge holders on the radical changes in the plan for disabled parking in the city. Or have the decisions already been made? This new plan offers very little for those severely disabled people, who, once parked, require a wheelchair or other mobility device to continue […]

Statement Presented To The Council: Ensuring Access For All

From The York Disability Rights Forum. On Thursday 15th July, York Labour took a motion to a full council meeting (agenda item 8) that seeks to make the city centre fully accessible. The motion passed but with significant ammendments and we will be posting a blog that explores those changes and what they mean for the motion […]

Disability Access To York City Centre

City of York Council and Access Discrimination. You may recall from a previou post that I mentioned how City of York Council had barred Blue Badge Holders from the city centre. This temporary situation supposedly brought in due to Covid-19 restrictions is now to be made permanent. A debate on the subject of access was […]

York Access Hub

The aim of the Hub is to have somewhere for both the residents of York, and visitors to go to when they want to find somewhere that’s accessible to them, despite their disability. To make this happen, we welcome all businesses to advertise for free on this site through completing the Contact Form. You will […]

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