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# wheelchair - Saturday 24 August, 2013

VIDEO: Don’t let your dog poo on streets, say wheelchair users

A new video shows the impact that dog poo can have on people of limited mobility.

# wheelchair - Thursday 8 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Man crowdsurfs to Irish band... in a wheelchair Rock And Roll This post contains videos

Man crowdsurfs to Irish band... in a wheelchair

He rode the crowd all the way to the front of the stage.

# wheelchair - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Man in wheelchair detonates device at Beijing airport

Apart from the man in the wheelchair, no other injuries were caused by the explosion.

# wheelchair - Monday 11 March, 2013

Dublin nightclub apologises 'unreservedly' for treatment of wheelchair user

Madison nightclub in central Dublin says a doorman who refused entry to a wheelchair user has been dismissed.

# wheelchair - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge Stop what you’re doing and look at this rabbit in a wheelchair Work Can Wait This post contains videos

# wheelchair - 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.

# wheelchair - Thursday 30 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge 11 incredible images from the Paralympics opening ceremony Paralympics

11 incredible images from the Paralympics opening ceremony

Fireworks? Check. Flying wheelchairs? Check. Queen Elizabeth II wearing red earplugs? Check.

# wheelchair - Sunday 26 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# wheelchair - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Your essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any other bits and pieces you may have missed…

Man caught smuggling cocaine in wheelchair

US border protection agents noticed something strange about the wheelchair cushion…

# wheelchair - Monday 9 April, 2012

Column: Being known as ‘Miriam in the wheelchair’ still annoys me

Miriam Murphy wanted to change things for people with disabilities – so she went into politics. Here she explains how she did it.

# wheelchair - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Hungary crowns its 'loveliest wheelchair user'

The organisers said the Ms Wheelchair pageant is the first such event in Europe and will be repeated annually. Similar events have been held in the US since the 70s.

# wheelchair - Thursday 29 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant Stephen Hawking

Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant

The theoretical physicist is looking for a technical assistant to help him carry out his work as an academic and a public speaker.

# wheelchair - Sunday 31 July, 2011

Column: When living with a disability, Ireland is a different country

People in wheelchairs literally see life from another perspective – and the view isn’t too pretty, writes author Corina Duyn.