24 April 2020
Sunday 26 April 2020 would have been London Marathon Day. Here from our CEO, Edel Harris, to find out what she'll be doing to mark this day and celebrate our fantastic learning disability runners!
14 November 2019
Hear from Ellen about her passion for theatre and what companies she's worked with, as well as what tips she'd give to other people with a learning disability who are looking to get involved in the arts
17 July 2018
Find out about Charlotte's marathon journey for Mencap
17 May 2018
With the Royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle taking place on 19th May, we wanted to hear from people with a learning disability who are currently in the process of planning their own wedding(s).
21 March 2018
Hear from Rob about why he's running the London Landmarks half marathon for Mencap
12 March 2018
Hear from Jack, who, with his brother Ben, is running this year's London Marathon for Mencap
26 February 2018
Charlotte is running the London Landmarks Half Marathon this March. Hear why she's decided to take on this challenge and raise some money for Mencap
30 January 2018
Hear from Amy, who last week attended a preview screening of the latest episodes of the BBC's Silent Witness, and was invited to speak to some of the cast and crew about issues around disability which featured in the episode
15 January 2018
Amy enjoys going out in her home city of London. As a person with a learning disability, hear what she likes to do as well as some of her top tips on how to enjoy getting out and doing activities in your local area.
22 November 2017
Hear from Amy who has lived in supported housing but now lives independently.
21 September 2017
Hear from Sophie now that she and her friends have completed the gruelling Tough Mudder challenge
16 June 2017
The Autistic Gardener returns to Channel 4 this week. Hear from Zaffy, who works in Mencap's Quality Team, and has Autism, on why programmes like this give people an important insight into the condition