Congrats to the GB Paralympic team for receiving our September Monthly Honours!

This month we are honouring the Paralympic GB team for their dedication to their sport and their participation in Tokyo 2020. Well done Paralympics GB!! We have been lucky to catch up with Paralympian Stephen McGuire, who competed in the Boccia BC4 class, to gain a fascinating insight into life as a Paralympian with a […]

Congratulations to Sam Cornelius-Light for winning our September Monthly Honours

At a time when we are thinking tentatively about travelling again, we are honouring Sam Cornelius-Light for his work, research and campaigning for more accessible transport. Sam has recently completed a degree in Geography. He chose to do his final dissertation on public transport in Bristol, with a focus on accessibility – his findings led […]

The July Monthly Honours go to Robert Watson

This month we remember one of Pathfinders original trustees and founding members, Robert Watson, with a posthumous honour.  Robert wanted to try and help others with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy or similar conditions, by campaigning for change.  Some of his proudest achievements were taking his campaign, “What About Us”, to the Scottish Parliament and being voted […]

Congratulations to Claire D’all! You’ve won our June Monthly Honours!

Claire is 26 and has been recognised for sharing her story and experiences through her blog and public speaking. She has Congenital MD and has recently moved into her own place. “I started my blog in October 2016 however I had a security issue with my blog last year, so I had to restart it […]

Congratulations to our volunteer Ryan Dack! You’ve won our May Monthly Honours!

Our amazing volunteer Ryan Dack has contributing as a volunteer for Pathfinders over the passed few months and has been doing an excellent job blogging, social media as well writing up our Quiz!  He has been especially recognised for his voluntary work with Pathfinders, particularly during the recent Mental Health Awareness week. Ryan produced some […]

Congratulations Harry you’ve won our Monthly Honours!

April’s honours go to Pathfinders member Harry Thompson for his great sporting achievements. Harry has been playing Boccia, a precision target ballgame, for 12 years and initially started going to a Boccia Club because of friends. But said he started taking it seriously when someone commented on his ability to throw at targets. A few […]

Congratulations to Louise who receives our March monthly honours!

We are delighted to announce that the Pathfinders Monthly Honours award goes to Louise Watch. The award for this month recognises Louise’s crafting and fundraising achievements. She has been paper crafting for 15 years and soon began creating beautiful cards for friends and family. Her love of card-making soon overtook her need to make cards […]

Congratulations to Stephanie who received our February monthly honours!

Stephanie holding her award

Congratulations to Stephanie on being awarded the Pathfinders Monthly Honours for February.Stephanie Castelete-Tyrrell has been a member of Pathfinders since July 2020. Some of you will have met her on zoom events already but may not know that she is an established film-maker. Stephanie has been recognised this month for directing, producing, filming and starring in […]

Rhys Bowler awarded Pathfinders’ first monthly honours!

On 20th January 2021, Rhys Bowler became the first person to be awarded the Pathfinders Monthly Honours Award!  He was given this award for all of his hard work in campaigning to get personal health budgets in Wales and he’s spoken openly on many subjects surrounding disability. And he’s currently in talks with the BBC […]