Where have all the disabled people gone?

Where have all the disabled people gone?

RTS disability event
Monday, 10 April, 2017
6:30pm for 6:45pm start

Location

Channel 4
124 Horseferry Road
London
SW1P 2TX
United Kingdom
RTS Futures
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Early Evening

20% of the UK population have a disability, but you would have no idea that was true from watching television.

Representation of disabled people on and off screen has risen in recent years, but it is still woefully short of reflecting the reality of Britain today.

A lively panel of disabled talent will debate why this is, how good or not portrayal is and what more can be done. 

Click here to read the event report or watch the highlights below.

Speakers: 
Adam Hills, presenter of The Last Leg
Rosie Jones, researcher and comedian
Shannon Murray, actress, writer and broadcaster
Deborah Williams, CEO, Creative Diversity Network
Chair: Ade Adepitan MBE
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Location Details

124 Horseferry Road
London
SW1P 2TX
United Kingdom

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20% of the UK population have a disability, but you would have no idea that was true from watching television.