Broadcast media appearances
Newspaper, magazine and online
15 December 2017 - Genie let out of the bottle by LD-friendly production - Learning Disability Today
18 October 2017 - Letter to the i newspaper about comedians joking about learning disability
24 March 2017 - Barnet Press - Barnet dad gives candid insight into life with son with Down's Syndrome
21 March 2017 - Meet Stan, The Teen Proving Down’s Syndrome Doesn’t Stop You Living Life To The Full - Huffington Post - with video
5 October 2016 - The Sun - Talking about the Sally Phillips documentary
21 March 2016 - Huffington Post - 10 Things I’ve Learned About Having A Child With Down’s Syndrome
3 November 2014 - Community Care - ‘My son’s social care support shows me another side to the system I work in’
29 October 2014 - Learning Disability Today - Time for more complex stories about people with Down’s syndrome
21 December 2013 - Daily Mirror - College entrant Rion Holcombe is a pioneer for young people with Down's Syndrome - and others will follow
29 January 2013 - Letter to the Evening Standard about the Undateables
28 October 2009 - Letter to Independent about The Specials
Steve Palmer's blog about his son Stanley - who has Down's Syndrome - & the extended family. All about Down Syndrome and learning disability.
Down's with the kids - The book / Audiobook / The podcast Listen to the podcast on Spotify Subscribe to a weekly quirky learning d...
This was originally on the BBC Ouch! Website I fell in love with Stanley in Homebase. The thing was, he wasn’t even there. It was 24 hou...
Around 1993 I started listening to Garth Brooks's music. I even dragged Down's mum along to see the country singer at Wembley Arena....
"How long have you been writing it?" "About five years" In truth, my answer to that question wasn't totally ri...