Michael McEwan

Learning Disability Week launch

Iriss.fm, Episode 233

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For the launch of Learning Disability Week 2019, Michael McEwan spoke 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

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

Outspoken Arts

Iriss.fm, Episode 231

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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

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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

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

Outside the Box

Iriss.fm, Episode 217

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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

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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.

Learning Disability Week 2018

Iriss.fm, Episode 199

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Michael McEwan speaks to Linda Mitchell from the Scottish Commission for Learning Disability (SCLD) about the week's activities.

I Am Me

Iriss.fm, Episode 198

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Michael McEwan speaks to Debbie and Megan from I Am Me, a community charity, which is focused on raising awareness of disability hate crime.