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# iwa - Friday 18 November, 2016

Thoughtless parking and designated driving: Life behind the wheel as a disabled driver

How an able-bodied driver can be the difference between a good day and a bad one.

# iwa - Friday 11 November, 2016

Access for wheelchair users isn't just about putting in a ramp

There are so many obstacles to independence – and the availability of suitable housing for wheelchair users is one of them.

# iwa - Thursday 10 November, 2016

'Breaking my back taught me what was worth fighting for in life'

Two of Ireland’s Paralympic athletes on not letting a disability define them and how they got tough in the face of adversity.

# iwa - Monday 23 September, 2013

That extra euro on a bottle of wine has raised €45 million in taxes

The Irish Wine Association says the tax is disproportionate and excessive, and wants it reversed in the upcoming Budget.

# iwa - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

New app to save time and money for Irish Wheelchair Association

The app allows personal assistants to access timesheets and work schedules on smartphones and facilitates realtime workflow management, reducing costs.

# iwa - Friday 28 September, 2012

Train station lifts closed for over three months

The disabled access lifts in Balbriggan train station in North County Dublin are finally due to reopen today, three months after being vandalised.

# iwa - Sunday 23 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you should know this morning…