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Saturday, 2 September 2017  |  taylor
Im over 60 but not disabled, do I have to pay VAT?

If you are over 60 but not disabled, then some specific mobility aids can be installed in the private home (or a home shared with friends and family) of someone aged 60 or over at a reduced rate of 5%. These specific mobility aids are:

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Wednesday, 30 August 2017  |  taylor
Do I have to pay VAT?

The standard rate for VAT in the UK is 20%. However, individuals who are chronically sick or are permanently disabled can claim VAT exemption when they are buying products that have been specifically designed for disable people, and are for their own personal and domestic use. This means that VAT exempt individuals pay the retail price without the 20% VAT.

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Thursday, 17 August 2017  |  Admin
What is a Riser Recliner Armchair?

What is a Riser Recliner Armchair?


A riser recliner chair is essentially an armchair with one or two electric motors.
The motors on a rise and recline chair are connected to a mechanism which allows you to recline, raise the footrest and rise to bring you up to an almost standing position without straining your arms or shoulders.
They also help you with sitting down; if you just lean back into the chair when it is in the lifted position you can just press the button and lower yourself down with the chair. This prevents you “falling” down into the chair.

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Tuesday, 8 August 2017  |  Wings Mobility
Metrobuses Helping Hands Scheme

the Helping Hand Scheme is perfect for anyone who struggles with communicating to drivers and needs a simple and effective way to explain their needs.

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Monday, 7 August 2017  |  Admin
Stairlift Guide & Advice

What do you need to think of if you are considering buying a stairlift?

There are a lot of things to consider such as;
Safety & Reliability
Easy to use controls
Remote control operation
Smooth start/stop action
Quiet operation
Swivel seat
Safety sensors & Safety belt
A professional supplier who has YOUR safety and well being at the forefront of all they do.

Click Read more  to view Dr. Hilary Jones giving you much useful information and advice regarding stairlifts. If you want to know more or get a no obligation free quotation click here and fill out our contact form.

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Monday, 31 July 2017  |  Wings Mobility
Looking for a portable mobility scooter? We have the perfect solution for you.

It can be a minefield when trying to find the perfect mobility scooter for you. Once you have decided on what it needs to be capable of you are then stuck with huge changes in prices. Where do you even start? Well we have the perfect solution for you!

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Friday, 28 July 2017  |  Admin
The 10 best woods and forests for wheelchairs and buggies

The 10 best woods and forests for wheelchairs and buggies

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Thursday, 27 July 2017  |  Wings Mobility
Our Highway Guide to Electric Wheelchairs and Mobility Scooters

Our essential Highway Guide for Electric Wheelchairs and Mobility Scooters.

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Saturday, 22 July 2017  |  Wings Mobility
Blue Badge Information

Information on applying for a Blue Badge

We provide information on how you can check if you are eligible and also how you can apply.
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Monday, 3 July 2017  |  Admin
Take Note of Road Tax Regulations when Picking Mobility Scooters for Sale

Mobility scooters make life easier for individuals with movement issues. Modern day mobility scooters are designed to not only provide efficient transportation but also comfort for users. An ageing parent, a loved one or friend with a disability may need to invest in a good quality scooter, but he or she may have a few concerns about its usage.

The question of whether users need road tax for mobility scooters is a common one from buyers. You want to prevent any problems while on the road. Before picking out the most appropriate mobility scooters for sale, understand a few road tax requirements in operating the vehicle.

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