Closing the employment gap and supporting carers in Scotland

After suffering from a brain tumour in 2011, which left me disabled, the rights of disabled people are never far from my mind. Fortunately for me, the tumour itself was treated and disappeared, but I was left with paralysis down my left leg and so I have first-hand understanding of the problems we face.

Mind the Gap – employment and disability

Thank you to everybody who came to the Ismaili Centre in South Kensington for our Sixth Disability Colloquium, entitled “Closing the disability employment gap”. Here is a taste of what our guest speakers had to say...


Our AGM, Thursday 20th March at 1 pm. Committee Room 13, House of Commons

Damian Hinds MP joins CDG Advisory Panel

Over the next few months the CDG will be publishing a series of articles by MPs who have joined the CDG's advisory council, as well as by other interested parties. In this, the first article, Damian Hinds MP talks about the Kingsley Organisation’s centre in Bordon...

Colloquium 2011

The Conservative Disability Group were delighted to welcome Maria Miller as the keynote speaker at the second annual colloquium. Ms Miller used her speech to highlight the three key themes to the Government’s disability agenda.