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News Archive

London Hosts the World Para Athletics Championship. 28th June 2017

The World Para Athletics Championship is to be held in The Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, between the 14th and 23rd of July, this summer. This is a great opportunity to see the world's greatest Paralympic athletes in action, right on your doorstep. Tickets are great value for money with even the most popular athletic event tickets under £20, with children's tickets (16 years and under) just £5. This means that a family of four can enjoy a day out, cheering on some... more...

LU stations with manual boarding ramps up by 50% 21st May 2015

Twenty-eight more stations fitted with manual boarding ramps in past year - a 50% increase The Mayor and Transport for London's (TfL's) plans for a more accessible railway have reached a new milestone, with a 50% increase in the number of London Underground stations providing step-free access from platform to train via new boarding ramps. Manual boarding ramps were first introduced to the Tube as a trial to help make the 2012 Games the most accessible ever held. Since then... more...

Naidex 2013 21st March 2013

We will be exhibiting at Naidex 2013 at the Birmingham NEC from April the 30th to the 2nd of May on stand F42. We will have on display a range of products and back by popular demand our GRADIENT CALCULATORS. We look forward to seeing you there! For more information http://naidex.co.uk/ We will also have a stand at the Mobility Roadshow in Telford this year, more details to follow soon.... more...

TFL to retain boarding ramps at Tube Stations 11th September 2012

Manual boarding ramps introduced on the Tube for the Paralympics are to be retained at key stations, TfL has announced. The move will improve accessibility for disabled passengers at 16 stations. The ramps will be retained for the next few months whilst a review of their use is undertaken, considering the benefits to customers, reliability, cost, level of usage and potential locations for future use. Mike Brown, London Underground managing director, said: “The London 2012 Games has... more...

Olympic deals ramp up orders 17th July 2012

http://eveningnews24.co.uk/1.1449810 Extract from Eastern Evening News A Norfolk company is playing a key role in the final preparations for the Olympic and Paralympic Games after securing three major contract wins Portaramp UK, based at Shadwell, near Thetford, has received orders to manufacture 300 of its specialist access ramp products, boosting turnover by 14pc. The orders are from London Underground, Heathrow Airport owners BAA Ltd, First Group, and a number of train... more...

Mobility Road Show 2012 18th June 2012

We're going to to be at The Mobility Roadshow this Week on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. We will be on Stand OS33 come along and see us!... more...

Naidex 2012 Prize Draw 7th May 2012

Congratulations to Jackie Waring from Cheshire who won our £50 Marks & Spencers Voucher in our pirze draw at Naidex last week. And a big thank you to everyone who visited our stand over the three days.... more...

Competition 18th April 2012

Naidex 2012 may the 1st to the 3rd stand C175 visit our stand and enter our competition to win a £50 Marks and Spencers Voucher!... more...

Naidex 2012 28th March 2012

We will be exhibiting at Naidex 2012 at the Birmingham NEC from may the 1st to the 3rd on stand C175.We will have on display a range of products and look forward to seeing you there! For more information http://naidex.co.uk/ We will also have a stand at the Mobility Roadshow in Peterborough this year, more details to follow soon.... more...

Innotrans 2nd November 2011

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The Rail Alliance 12th October 2011

We are delighted to announce we are now full members of the Rail Alliance, The fastest growing rail networking business to business organisation in the UK. http://www.railalliance.co.uk... more...

Naidex South 2011 10th October 2011

We would like to invite you to visit our stand C17 at Naidex South on the 19th and 20th of October at Excel London. We will have on display our full range of products and look forward to seeing you there! For more information visit http://www.naidex.co.uk... more...

NEW - TAXI RAMP 15th May 2011

Developed along side converters and operators the NEW Taxi ramp is the ideal portable, lightweight ramp designed for safe passage for both occupant and attendant. A lightweight, ultra strong ramp, the perfect answer for side loading of wheelchairs and scooters The ramp has an overall length of 1600mm and is tapered at one end to suit vehicle angle for side loading. It also has locating pins fitted for attachment to the vehicle. The up stands along the side of the ramp are 30mm high. It... more...

The Mobility Roadshow 30th June, 1st & 2nd July 2011 12th April 2011

We would like to invite you to visit our stand OS30 at The Mobility Roadshow on the 30th June, 1st & 2nd July 2011 at the East of England Showground Peterborough. The UK's original hands-on event, showcasing mobility innovation for over 25 years We will have on display our full range of products plus exciting news about new products in development. We hope to see you soon. https://www.mobilityroadshow.co.uk... more...