Category Archives: Interviews

Newsnight

Last Wednesday (29.08.12) I was a guest on Newsnight on BBC2 along with Francesca Martinez, Ann Wild and Mark Littlewood discussing the Paralympics and their potential to change the perception of disabiity in society, and also the impact of welfare reforms … Continue reading

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Dating with a Disability

Here’s a quick link to a piece on dating with a disability which features a few soundbites from me, written by the lovely Damon Rose (BBC Ouch!) for the BBC News website. It discusses the C4 series ‘The Undateables’ and … Continue reading

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Independence Today

Here’s a quick link to an interview I gave to a US online magazine, Independence Today: http://www.itodaynews.com/february2012/Shannon_Murray.htm  

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BBC Ouch! Podcast

If you’ve got some spare time and you’re so inclined take a listen to the current BBC Ouch! podcast: http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/ouch/2011/09/ouch_talk_show_76_what_to_watc.html I spend far too much time laughing as soon as I’m in the studio with them, time flies and we … Continue reading

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Pioneers: BBC Radio Scotland

Thank you to everyone who tuned into No Triumph, No Tragedy on BBC Radio 4 last week and a sincerely heartfelt thanks to everyone who got in touch with me via Twitter & email, the feedback has been incredibly warm … Continue reading

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No Triumph, No Tragedy: BBC Radio 4

Hello Just a quick post to let you know that you can catch me chatting to Peter White in “No Triumph, No Tragedy” on BBC Radio 4 on Monday 29 August at 9am. As it’s a Bank Holiday in the … Continue reading

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Quick Interview Link: Within Reach Magazine

An interview with Within Reach magazine, a great online magazine for young people with upper limb deficiency. They produce really well written work and positively promote ability rather than disability. http://withinreachmag.co.uk/2011/04/modelling-with-a-disability-interview-with-shannon-murray/

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