The British Citizen Awards

The British Citizen Awards

It was an absolute honour and privilege to be one of the 35 Individuals to receive a British Citizen Award in July 2019 at The Palace of Westminster. Ever since my accident I have been wanting to travel (especially to London) but have not had the courage to do...

The Yorkshire Choice Awards

The Yorkshire Choice Awards

The build up to the Yorkshire Choice Awards was a busy one! We launched a voting campaign like no other and we didn’t find out who had won until the night. The venue was Elland Road Football Stadium and it had been beautifully decorated for the evening...

Why do I recognise the anniversary of my accident?

Why do I recognise the anniversary of my accident?

The date was the 11th August 2018, the time was 4.40am and life as I knew it was to change forever… I was distracted crossing the road, involved in a road traffic collision and my life, my family’s life and no doubt the drivers live as we all knew it changed...

Life after sustaining a Spinal Cord Injury…

Life after sustaining a Spinal Cord Injury…

During my 16 months after my road traffic collision, I was very aware that I was in a ‘bubble’… I was very aware that there could be a chance that life outside hospital may be daunting and I wanted to be as prepared as possible. I made every effort to ensure that I...