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When Mum stole my style

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4th August, 2020

“So, I broke my mobility scooter…” my mum admitted down the phone. I sighed, knowing this meant that there were now two deceased scooters (both pretty old, in fairness), sitting...

"If you're looking for escapism, a scooter's the answer," - off-road adventures now possible for Karen

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22nd July, 2020

Despite walking difficulties, Karen Foxton has opened her world up to countryside peace and tranquillity thanks to a Vita X. As Karen has Multiple Sclerosis, she gets around her home and...

"I don't have to say no to anything now" - how a WHILL Model C has improved family time

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14th July, 2020

For 39 years, Rachael Bridges was known as the clumsy one by those around her. She had a habit of dropping plates and falling over easily, which soon became part...

"I couldn't farm without them" - 87-year-old Marion still farming thanks to TGA scooters

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3rd July, 2020

Marion Pont is continuing to run her sheep farm at the age of 87 with the help of two TGA scooters – a 20-year-old TGA Supersport and a Breeze S4...

The answer to the social distancing question?

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30th June, 2020

Social distancing and being pushed in a wheelchair – the two simply aren’t compatible. But a solution already exists; the WHILL Model C can be driven from your smartphone app. Using...

Hannah Barham-Brown: "I haven't seen many people who look like me in politics"

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26th June, 2020

You don’t see many politicians in wheelchairs. There isn’t a single MP in the House of Commons who uses one. The House of Lords is a wee bit more representative...

WHILL Model C hands advantage to tennis player Judith

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18th June, 2020

Former bronze medallist Judith Marshall is taking up racquet sports once more following a life-changing spinal injury – with help from a WHILL Model C. Judith played sports competitively for many...

Family get-togethers now plain sailing for Navy veteran thanks to Minimo Plus

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12th June, 2020

Royal Navy veteran, Peter Chatfield, has navigated his way to hassle-free family days out with a Minimo Plus. Peter served in the Navy for 25 years and saw active service during...

Breeze S4 "more priceless now than ever before" for 83-year-old

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2nd June, 2020

Stan Robinson is able to access the seafront with confidence once again thanks to his ‘priceless’ Breeze S4. An avid motorsport fan, Stan competed in numerous rallies, hill climbs and sprints...

Breeze S4: the logical step after driving

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29th May, 2020

The transition from car to scooter may not be as big as you think… For a car driver, passing a driving test is one of life’s milestones that conjure up...

"It is really surprising how much equipment I can carry" - Accessible fishing with Ross Minton

Ross Minton with his Maximo scooter

22nd May, 2020

With finishing back on the agenda, TGA caught up with blogger Ross Minton to discover just how his TGA Maximo has enabled him to continue his passion – and what...

Hannah Barham-Brown: "If you have to return to work... a powerchair is a lifesaver"

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22nd May, 2020

It’s a scary ol’ time right now – not that you need me to tell you that. I’m still working away in two elderly care facilities, caring for my wonderful...

Maximo 'a godsend' for retired priest

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18th May, 2020

Father Pip Bevan, a 79-year-old with mobility difficulties, has regained the joy of safe independent travel in London thanks to a folding Maximo. A retired priest, Father Pip was ordained in...

"Remaining mobile has massively helped my mental health," allotment access on Vita X proves vital for Mark's mental health

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12th May, 2020

Mark Boss has been able to maintain strong mental health and positive wellbeing during the lockdown thanks to his allotment and TGA Vita X. Once a busy HGV driver, Mark had...

"I get so many fantastic comments when out and about" - Breeze S4 Max gives independence to war veteran

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7th May, 2020

Vietnam War veteran Hurley Whitehurst is able to access the local community again thanks to a Breeze S4 Max. Born in New York and serving in the United States Air Force...

WHILL steals the show for former actor

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1st May, 2020

At a young age, Martin Warden followed in his parents' footsteps and qualified from drama school to pursue a career in theatre. He went onto appear in many leading London...

"My WHILL matched the dress!" - Karen ties the knot on a TGA

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24th April, 2020

When Alan and Carol Garner at mobility store MD Mobility heard long-standing customer Karen Fox was going to be tying the knot, they knew they’d help make the day extra...

Essential maintenance tips for your mobility scooter

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22nd April, 2020

It's an ideal time to catch up on a bit of maintenance, and making the time to ensure your scooter is in the best condition possible can retain performance. To...

TGA continues servicing and repairs for reliant customers

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21st April, 2020

Our ability to join in family adventures and see friends may have been temporarily hampered, but that doesn't mean mobility should be compromised. TGA is continuing to provide back-up servicing...

"A little slice of normality in a very crazy world" - how off-road dog walking is providing solace in lockdown

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16th April, 2020

On a morning, one thing is as cyclical as the sunrise – cocker spaniels Tyler and Maya will be roaming the outdoors on their daily walk, followed by Lisa Vesty...