Don't be nervous about asking the bus driver to wait until you are seated before driving off. 

When a passenger in a car on a long journey I roll up a towel and place under my knees. This eases pressure off my spine and eases the pain.

Recently we traveled from the UK to Philadelphia which had an extra level of planning as it was our first time traveling with a wheelchair. These might be old news for some readers but hopefully…

The TaxiCard scheme is aimed at helping people with mobility difficulties travel independently. You can travel with approved taxi companies at a discounted price.  Members get issued with a card…