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Aug 4, 2020

The 2020 Paralympic Games were due to be held in Tokyo this year over August and September, but have been rescheduled for 2021.  

How has this affected the organisations and athletes involved? Michael McEwan gets perspectives from Gavin Macleod, Chief Executive of Scottish Disability Sport; and Stephen McGuire, an...


Jul 7, 2020

Carolyn Wyllie is Head of Community Health and Care at Clackmannanshire and Stirling Health and Social Care Partnership.

On 18 June, we had a conversation with Carolyn about the Partnerships' response to Covid-19 and the interventions put in place to continue care and support in the crisis. This includes detail on the...


Jun 26, 2020

Bill Scott is Director of Policy at Inclusion Scotland, an organisation that works to achieve positive changes to policy and practice, so that disabled people are fully included throughout all Scottish society as equal citizens.

Michael McEwan, spoke to Bill about the results of their Covid-19 evidence survey, which...


Jun 19, 2020

Sue Stockdale works with leaders and organisations to help them achieve exceptional performance.
 
She has an in-depth understanding of motivation and leadership, gleaned from her decades of experience in business, adventure and sport. She offers inspirational presentations, leadership development programmes and...


Jun 12, 2020

Celia Sweeney cares for her son Paul who has one of the rarest brain diseases in the world.
 
To mark Carer's Week, she very kindly gave us her time to tell us about her situation during the Covid-19 pandemic - the challenges of caring, as well as the opportunities and what she believes needs to...