1000 mile scooter world record smashed

1000 mile scooter world record smashed

Andy McIntosh, 42 from Strathaven near Glasgow, is a disabled Army Corporal who has just achieved a new world record by driving a TGA Breeze mobility scooter from John O’Groats to Land’s End in the shortest time ever.
Ottobock UK donates to thousands in Africa

Ottobock UK donates to thousands in Africa

On the 19th May 2015, Ottobock UK announced a strategic partnership with Legs4Africa, a charity which sources and delivers prosthetic and mobility components and delivers them to those who need them most in Africa. The partnership will bring hope to thousands of Africa’s amputees.
Roadshow re-launches with strong marketing plan

Roadshow re-launches with strong marketing plan

The Mobility Roadshow has been an established event on the mobility exhibition calendar for over 30 years. This year it returns to one of its most successful venues following a 10-year gap – Donington Park, Derby.


Retail software takes off

Retail software takes off

In the January issue of THIIS magazine, an article gave a retailer’s view having installed UNIQUS iRetailer software from Assistive Partner. Since that time, Assistive Partner has installed the software in over 22 more shops, with positive feedback from a number of retailers.
Invacare sponsors rising Tennis star Andy Lapthorne

Invacare sponsors rising Tennis star Andy Lapthorne

Invacare has announced its support of tennis athlete Andy Lapthorne with Küschall and Top End chairs.  The presentation of products took place alongside world veteran tennis ace, friend and mentor Peter Norfolk, OBE at his retail outlet EPC in Farnborough.
The Apprentice

The Apprentice

Rise & Recline Ltd. has recently employed an ambitious trainee upholsterer seeking to learn the skills of the trade with the expanding adjustable furniture company.
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