Restaurants & Bars, Reviews

Akbar’s Birmingham – Restaurant Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ Getting into the restaurant seemed easy at first, but getting close to the entrance, I saw the restaurant had steps up into it. This is not a very good start to the restaurant's disability access and awareness for their customers. I was lucky that I was with my dad and he went… Continue reading Akbar’s Birmingham – Restaurant Review

Restaurants & Bars, Reviews

El Borracho de Oro, Birmingham – Restaurant Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ El Borracho de Oro, Birmingham is at a great location, it is surrounded by flowers and greenery that look beautiful even on rainy days. There are steps up to the restaurant, however there is flat access to it, disabled customers just have to be mindful that the incline into the main Garden… Continue reading El Borracho de Oro, Birmingham – Restaurant Review

Changing Places Reviews

Changing Places – Cadbury World

The location of the 'Changing Places' facility within the Cadbury world tour is in a corridor off to the entrance and the main check-in desk. I think the location of the facility is very good as means that people can use the facility before and after the tour, visitors with disabilities are also told that they… Continue reading Changing Places – Cadbury World

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Isn’t It Romantic (2019) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐ Rebel Wilson’s comedic performance helps film come out of shadows. In the Netflix original, Natalie (Rebel Wilson) is hardworking New York architect but her co-workers feel her talents more suited for delivering coffees and bagels than designing the city's next skyscraper, which she tries very hard to be a part of. Natalie spends a lot… Continue reading Isn’t It Romantic (2019) Film Review

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Incredibles 2 (2018) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐ Disney Pixar’s ‘Incredibles’ first appeared on our screens in 2004 with Bob (voice of Craig T. Nelson) missing his superhero days and seeks one more adventure, causing danger and thrills for the family. Now, 10 years later everyone’s favourite family of superheroes is back; in the much awaited anticipated aminated sequel, written… Continue reading Incredibles 2 (2018) Film Review

Disability, My Life

The battle of securing my new wheelchair seating — Rock For Disability

A year ago I was assessed for a new wheelchair. The assessment was done by Milbrook wheelchair services who are based in Chandlers Ford and cover Hampshire and surrounding areas . It was concluded that my base, motor and electrics were fine to be used but I would need new seating. So the ocupational therapist…… via… Continue reading The battle of securing my new wheelchair seating — Rock For Disability

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

The Nutcracker & the Four Realms (2018) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐ Clara (Mackenzie Foy) is an inventor and is often found in the attic of her house, working on her next big project. An early mystery Christmas gift from her late mother leads her to seek answers from her benevolent billionaire godfather (Morgan Freeman), where her questions remain unanswered. Clara's confusion deepens when she finds herself in… Continue reading The Nutcracker & the Four Realms (2018) Film Review

Entertainment, Film, Reviews

Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again (2018) Film Review

Star Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ The phenomenal hit of Mamma Mia returns to our screens, 10 years after the original, this time for Mamma Mia - Here We Go Again. The story returns with Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) having taken over management her family’s hotel in Kalokairi following the death of her mother, Donna (Meryl Streep). The story… Continue reading Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again (2018) Film Review

Disability, My Life, Student Life

Tills Vs Wheelchair – Little Sea Bear

Hi guys, It's Shannon from Little Sea Bear.  My friend, Sophie, asked me to write this awhile ago and I nearly forgot but thankfully, as I sat here, trying to think what to write, spoke to dad about it and asked online, Sophie's request shot back to mind. Sophie and I decided it should be… Continue reading Tills Vs Wheelchair – Little Sea Bear

Restaurants & Bars, Reviews

Nandos, Highcross, Leicester – Restaurant Review

Star Rating:   Nando's in Highcross Shopping Centre, Leicester is it a wide square of restaurants in which I often visit as illustrated in previous reviews. The restaurant has complete flat access to get in, but then there is a front of house stand which is quite close to the entrance, so it is difficult… Continue reading Nandos, Highcross, Leicester – Restaurant Review