University of Adaptation

Female Doctor Hayleigh Barclay with light brown hair and blue eyes, dressed smart and smiling with black and white tint.

BY HAYLEIGH BARCLAY This time five years ago I was in the middle of writing my proposal to be accepted onto the Doctorate program at the University of Glasgow. I decided to undertake the Creative Writing course after completing a BA and MA in subjects specialising in writing, directing, and producing for TV and film […]

Adaptive Air Rifle Shooting – An Interview with Josh Wintersgill

Man wearing red, white and blue sat in a powerchair with a rifle. View from behind.

Air Rifle shooter and entrepreneur, Josh Wintersgill, has his own business and has been shooting for several years. The following interview gives us a brief introduction to the sport of Air Rifle shooting and Easy Travel Seat – a business that Josh built from the ground up! You can find out more about Adaptive Air […]

A warm welcome  to Suzanne

The team keeps growing! We’re expanding even further, as we’ve now taken on a Research officer. We’re pleased to introduce Suzanne Glover from Northern Ireland, as the newest member of the Pathfinders staff team! Suzanne is currently a PhD student at Ulster University and is recently married. Here’s a bit more about Suzanne in here […]

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 […]

Our CEO Jamie Hale wins Award

Jamie Hale, one of the CEOs at Pathfinders, won one of the Evening Standard Future Theatre Awards, for directing and theatre-making. They were awarded for their work on their theatre show, NOT DYING, and CRIPtic – a showcase of d/Deaf and disabled artists that took place at the Barbican Centre in 2019, and which is […]

My Health

Chest diagram on dark blue background with bright orange lungs.

Bobby Shearer is back for even deeper dive into the things he needs to do to stay healthy, after talking about life with a trache last summer.

Lovible

lots of packets of love heart sweets

Hayleigh is back with another guide on how to make the most of occasions in lockdown. This time it’s Valentine’s!

Welcome to the team Conor!

A warm welcome to Conor, who has joined the Pathfinders team as Payroll & Accounts Officer. A great addition to staff Conor is happy to have joined and this is what he had to say about becoming a staff member. “I’m absolutely delighted to have got the position of Payroll & Accounts Officer for Pathfinders […]