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EXPERT COMMENT: ‘Wheelchair vs buggy’: a step in the right direction for people with disabilities?

EXPERT COMMENT: ‘Wheelchair vs buggy’: a step in the right direction for people with disabilities?

Press Releases   •   Jan 20, 2017 14:40 GMT

Angela MacFarlane, Senior Lecturer in Law at Northumbria University, writes about the different angles that need to be considered following disabled man's court case win against a bus company.

EXPERT COMMENT: Why some disabled people aren’t happy with Meryl Streep’s anti-Trump speech

EXPERT COMMENT: Why some disabled people aren’t happy with Meryl Streep’s anti-Trump speech

Press Releases   •   Jan 16, 2017 14:16 GMT

Len Collin, Senior Lecturer in Screenwriting and Media Production at Northumbria University, writes about the outrage caused by Meryl Streep's Golden Globes speech.

 Thousands could benefit from revolutionary stroke treatment

Thousands could benefit from revolutionary stroke treatment

Press Releases   •   Dec 02, 2016 15:07 GMT

Almost 10,000 UK stroke patients a year are missing out on a treatment that can prevent disability following a stroke, according to research led by Northumbria University, Newcastle