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Accessible Tourism, what's it all about?

Accessible Tourism, what's it all about?

2016, useful articles, BSL, audio description, relaxed performance, Euan's Guide, events, wheelchair users, visitor attractions, museums & galleries

September 27th marks World Tourism Day, and this year the theme is all about accessible tourism! With around 12 million disabled people in the UK, it’s important for all kinds of venues and businesses to be aware and involved in promoting ‘Tourism for All’. But what is accessible tourism? Here are some of our top tips to give you a bit of inspiration this World Tourism Day!

There's no stopping us now!

There's no stopping us now!

case studies, 2016, relaxed performance, Tyne and Wear, England

'We are already on a journey towards making our venue and resources fully accessible, and an official event like this gave us an opportunity to reflect on our achievements so far, as well as set ourselves some realistic (but ambitious!) targets for the future.' Find out what Seven Stories got up to on Disabled Access Day 2016!

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