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Why do A-boards matter?

Following on from the announcement that York is to trial a 12 month A-board ban (providing approval is met on the 25th August) we thought we’d look at A-boards and why they cause issues. A-boards are an advertising tool used by restaurants, cafes, shops, pubs and attractions to grab passerby’s attention and draw them in. […]

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Book your Sensory Party!

Our pop up sensory room can be hired for parties. This offers a great opportunity to have exclusive access to the sensory equipment, skills kitchen and even an extra room for buggy or wheelchair parking. The party would consist of two hours of sensory play with a party tea in the skills kitchen. All party […]

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Celebrating Ability in York

Celebrating Ability – 30th and 31st August 2016 Celebrating Ability is a celebration of sport and physical activity for those who have a disability, are Deaf, or have a sensory impairment or additional needs. There will be an open day at Energise Sports Centre on Tuesday 30th August showcasing some of the great opportunities York […]

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Summer Sensory Dates Added

Further dates have been added for our popular sensory sessions. The sessions which take place in our pop up sensory room are aimed at people with disabilities including autism, learning disabilities and sight loss. Dates added include: Children’s sensory 30 July 13 August 27 August Mid-week during the school holiday Monday, 1 August, 1pm – […]