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    Video caption: Learning disability vaccine plea: 'Don't leave us to rot'

    As high risk groups continue to be immunised there are growing concerns that people with learning disabilities have been missed out.

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    Video caption: 'Lockdown made me feel like I was in prison'

    The are around 400,000 people who are deafblind in the UK with 11,000 registered in Northern Ireland.

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    Video caption: Joanne Milne: 400,000-step challenge for Usher syndrome

    Joanne Milne, who has Usher syndrome, is raising awareness of the rare genetic condition.

  4. A 400,000-step challenge towards a 'dream'

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    Video caption: Joanne Milne: 400,000-step challenge for Usher syndrome

    Joanne Milne, who has Usher syndrome, is raising awareness of the rare genetic condition.

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    Video caption: Disability: 'I reply to hate comments in a funny way'

    Stephen Thomas Smith, 24, uses Tik Tok to celebrate being gay and disabled.

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    Video caption: Disability: 'I am a gay!'

    Stephen Thomas Smith, 24, says people assume he can't be gay due to his disability.

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    Video caption: Disability: 'The abuse used to be verbal, now it's physical'

    Attacked because of her disability, Andrea was left with a fractured skull and a perforated eardrum.

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    Video caption: Isaac, one of 1,000s of Central American migrants walking to US border

    A caravan of migrants who claim they are fleeing poverty and violence is making its way to the US border.

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    Video caption: Lai Chi-Wai raises HK$5.2m for charity climbing Nina Towers

    Lai Chi-Wai, who is paralysed, raised HK$5.2 million for spinal cord patients.

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    Video caption: Sign language: Seven-year-old teaching classmates

    Jensen Rea, who is deaf in one ear, has been teaching British Sign Language throughout lockdowns.