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July 2018

Disability Awareness Day 2018
The countdown begins, with only a few days to go until the big day.

May 2018

Team WDP members at the Royal wedding
A CHARITY volunteer couple have been invited to attend the royal wedding.

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Not just a walk in the park
Warrington Disability Partnership's annual Walk in the Park and Family Fun Day helped raise thousands of valuable pounds for over a dozen local charities when their supporters walked and run the 5k route that started and finished at WDP's Centre for Independent Living and through the scenic Sankey Valley Park.

DAD launch event to be rescheduled
Sadly due to circumstances beyond our control, we will no longer be holding our DAD launch event in the old marketplace in the golden square on June 30th...

April 2018

Continued growth in our trading arm
WDP's social enterprise, the Disability Trading Company has grown by 18% during the past year.

Job Vacancies
Two vacancies currently being advertised at WDP

February 2018

Photography Competiton
WDP is proud to be apart of the Get Creative Festival running in march this year

January 2018

Help us buy a sturdier scooter
WDP have identified an urgent need to add bariatric models into our Shopmobility fleet in response to user demands.

December 2017

The Santa Experience 2017
'Definitely a Magical & Brilliant Experience' and 'Blown away by all the magic'

November 2017

AGM 2017
the Annual General Meeting of Warrington Disability Partnership will be held on Tuesday 5th December at Orford Jubilee Hub.

September 2017

Generous Mayor distributes the charity funding he raised during his time in office.
Warrington Disability Partnership was one of eight local charities to receive a share of almost £60,000 from former mayor Faisal Rashid.

Climbing the extra mile for WDP
Staff at a property services company have walked 24 miles and climbed more than 5,000ft in order to raise thousands of pounds for a disability charity.

August 2017

Flex Football Festival at the Jubilee Hub a huge success
Over fifty teams played in this six a side tournament which raised funds for WDP.

July 2017

Disability Awareness Day Bunting from Thailand
WDP has been working with Step1 - Step 2 Charity who have confirmed they have a DAD project for severely disabled youngsters.

June 2017

Sky Diving feat by Tommy
WDP team member Tommy Hammond recently took part in a Tandem Parachute jump. He jumped out of a plane and fell at a speed of around 120 mph

May 2017

Fun time at the Walk in the Park
Local charities will benefit from the thousands of pounds raised by over 100 participants who took part in the Walk in the Park organised by Warrington Disability Partnership (WDP).

March 2017

Claremont Group Interiors raised an amazing £16,000
Birchwood-based office interior design company Claremont Group Interiors raised an amazing £16,000 for Warrington Disability Partnership after naming us as their charity of the year.

February 2017

Update on the Phoenix Project
The first container is on its way

Royal Mail delivers
Staff at the Lingley Mere Royal Mail offices in Warrington have given generous support to Warrington Disability Partnership.

December 2016

New Accessibility Checker for Warrington
Warrington is set to join DisabledGo.com with its very own Accessibility Checker, thanks to an innovative partnership between Warrington Borough Council, Warrington Disability Partnership and the team at DisabledGo.com.

November 2016

Dressing up for Pudsey
The team at Warrington Disability Partnership joined in with a mad fancy dress day in aid of Children In Need

Refurbished mobility equipment for refugees
A container filled with mobility equipment will be shipped to disabled people in Syrian refugee camps in Jordan next month as part of Warrington Disability Partnership's Phoenix Project

October 2016

25th anniversary dinner hailed a huge success
Over 200 guests attended WDP's 25th Anniversary dinner on Friday 14th October at the prestigious Park Royal Hotel in Warrington

Sunday night at the Palladium
WDP founder and CEO Dave Thompson MBE DL presented our joint venture with St Mark Universal Copts Care during a glittering evening at the London Palladium

WORLD record tombola
Thank you to everyone who turned up on Saturday for our giant Tombola - what an amazing day

August 2016

Looking For An Accessible Break In September
We have some availability at our highly sought after after Guillemot fully accessible caravan. Grab yourself a last minute break

Claremont's Canoe and Camping Challenge
The River Wye in Hereford was the setting for Birchwood based Claremont's Canoe and Camping Challenge.

June 2016

Disability Awareness Day 2016 (DAD25)
In 1992, who would have thought that a small information event, held in Warrington for local disabled people, would grow to the size and stature associated with the internationally-recognised Disability Awareness Day.

Wire FM's Bring A Pound Day 2016
On Friday 24th June, Wire FM will, once again be holding their annual 'Bring a Pound Day'.

Disability Awareness Day 2018

Team WDP members at the Royal wedding

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