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TRANSPORT EVENT 27th November 2001

Craigmillar's Democracy Disability and Society Group held a Transport Event which was very successful in raising awareness of the barriers faced by disabled people when using public transport. This report highlights some of the ideas emerging from the day's discussions.

DDS Group member poses by busesThe event was attended by decision makers including City of Edinburgh Councillors and Council Officials, representatives from bus and taxi companies and local community leaders.

The event aimed to let people know of some of the difficulties in communication and access to travel faced by disabled people.

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