Heartbreaking death stats reveal ‘abject failure’ on protecting disabled

  New figures from the Office for National Statistics show disabled people make up 60% of all COVID-19 related deaths. Updated estimates of coronavirus (COVID-19) related deaths, published today, show that there were 30,296 Covid-related deaths of disabled people between 24th January and 20th November 2020 – 60% of all Covid-related deaths in that period. … Continue reading Heartbreaking death stats reveal ‘abject failure’ on protecting disabled

Time for Change – our commitment on disability

Where disability is concerned, Theresa May isn’t listening and is taking people for granted. People don’t have to settle for this cold, mean-spirited vision of Britain. A better future is available. The Liberal Democrats will stand up against a bad Brexit deal that will cost jobs and push up prices, and we will reverse Conservative cuts … Continue reading Time for Change – our commitment on disability