Michael McEwan

Driving Miss Daisy

Iriss.fm, Episode 239

A driving and companion service for anyone who requires transport on a one-off or regular basis.

Social Security Scotland

Iriss.fm, Episode 236

We hear about Social Security Scotland's work to date and its ambitions for the future.

Learning Disability Week launch

Iriss.fm, Episode 233

Michael McEwan speaks to Libby Clement from SCLD; James Morton, Bake Off finalist; and Jonathan McKinstry, a nominee in the 2018 Learning Disability Awards.

Disability Equality Scotland

Iriss.fm, Episode 232

Michael McEwan chats to Ian Buchanan about Disability Equality Scotland, focusing specifically on Disability Access Panels. 

Outspoken Arts

Iriss.fm, Episode 231

A creative organisation interested in work which references cutting edge social issues such as creative learning, stories of migration and asylum, issues affecting LGBT people, disability, ethnicity, creative ageing and social health and well-being.

Year of Young People

Iriss.fm, Episode 228

Michael McEwan interviews Kevin Ditcham, Project Manager for Year of Young People 2018 and Cameron Smith, one of the Young Ambassadors involved in the year's activities.

Access to Politics

Iriss.fm, Episode 222

Access to Politics is a project which aims to support disabled people into politics.

Outside the Box

Iriss.fm, Episode 217

Michael McEwan speaks to Jill Keegan, Community Development Adviser with Outside the Box on community development support.

Looking back at Learning Disability Week

Iriss.fm, Episode 206


Our roving reporter on disability issues, Michael McEwan, attended a number of events over Learning Disability Week 2018 (14-20 May) and spoke to the organisers.