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What is the Access to Work Scheme?

Access to Work is a government programme that provides assistance for disabled people who are about to start or return to a job, or who need additional equipment or support to stay in work.

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Ford Tourneo Custom WAV

Five Reasons to Choose the Ford Tourneo Custom WAV

We think the Ford Tourneo Custom is great; it combines the best features of a high-end family car with the roomy interior of a bigger vehicle. But there’s more to it than that so we’ve put together five reasons for choosing the Ford Tourneo Custom for your next wheelchair accessible vehicle. space 1. Cheaper than […]

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Wes with his new Ford Transit Custom WAV

Custom-designed WAV for Hull FC superfan

Players at Hull FC have come together with Cartwright Mobility and Stoneacre Ford to hand over a custom-designed wheelchair accessible vehicle to one of the Club’s biggest fans. Nine of the first team players from the Rugby League Club surprised lifetime supporter, Wes Trowell, with the keys to his new Ford Transit Custom at their […]

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What is the Nearly New WAV Scheme?

Did you know that you can choose to lease a nearly new wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV) through the Motability Scheme? A nearly new WAV is less than three years old and has usually been returned to Motability because of a change in the owner’s circumstances which means the vehicle is no longer suitable. With lower […]

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Motability Vans

Exclusive Motability Event from Ford

Visitors to Stoneacre in York will have the opportunity to see some of the most popular Ford wheelchair accessible vehicles (WAVs) at an exclusive three-day event to showcase its range of Motability approved vehicles. From Friday 26 to Sunday 28 October, Cartwright Mobility will be exhibiting two of its Ford WAVs at the dealership in […]

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Ford Transit Minibus Trend

Does Size Really Matter When Buying a WAV?

Does size really matter? Well, it depends who you ask but when it comes to choosing your next wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV) we think size really should matter. In fact for some people it is the most important thing on their ‘must have’ list for a family car. When measuring up your next vehicle consider […]

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Ford Transit Custom PHEV

Ford’s Plan for a Hybrid Transit Custom

Alternatively fueled cars are becoming more mainstream as big manufacturers join the clean air initiative with their range of electric vehicles. But will we see the same cars available as wheelchair accessible vehicles? At the moment choice is limited with no hybrids listed on the Motability Scheme and only four electric vehicles – all versions […]

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Rear of Renault Trafic with ramp positioned

How do I get a WAV on the Motability Scheme ?

The Motability Scheme offers an affordable way to lease a wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV). If you receive a higher rate mobility allowance then you could be entitled to lease a new or used WAV for up to five years through the Government-backed Scheme. In exchange for your allowance you will get a comprehensive motoring package […]

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Motability The Big Event

Ford Transit Custom WAV at The Big Event

If you’re looking for a new wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV) no doubt you’ll want to try before you buy. Finding the right vehicle for you and your family takes time and you will want to see as many different WAVs as possible before making up your mind. So how about having scores of WAVs and […]

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