Muscle Owl Podcast

We’re a cheeky trio talking politics, disability and events. We provide updates and engage in discussion on topics within the neuromuscular and disabled community.

Muscle Owl Radio - Ep72: What about disabled people in spontaneous emergencies? (OwlTalks#63)

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"What would we do, if he and I were out, and something like this happened?"

After the Grenfell Towers fire, and the disasters involving acts of terrorism this year, we recorded an episode discussing what happens to disabled people in such situations. With some time having passed since these events, we have decided to post this episode.

In some parts we talk very seriously, in some we add a little humour. We hope you find it another interesting discussion.

Muscle Owl Radio - Ep71: NHS Wheelchair Lottery?! (OwlTalks#62)

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This week, BuzzFeed​ published a report finding that tens of thousands of disabled children and adults are being denied NHS wheelchairs in England because of a postcode lottery in services.

Michaela​ and Peter​ discuss their views on this; why it is a problem, and how it needs to be fixed.

Muscle Owl Radio - Ep70: Accessible Gaming with Ian Hamilton and Vivek Gohil (OwlTalks#61)

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This week on Muscle Owl Talks, we spoke to gaming expert, Ian Hamilton. He and Vivek discussed how the gaming industry is making games more accessible for a wide range of people with disabilities.

Do you play video games? What type of assistance do you use?