Attitude is Everything has announced speakers for the launch of the State of Access Report.

Attitude is Everything’s Suzanne Bull MBE (pictured), Lynne Carrick-Leary (Irwin Mitchell), Paul Reed (AIF) and Sophie Asquith (Bush Hall) will give short presentations on themes from the report. A panel discussion on best practice accessibility will follow, featuring Callum Hogg (Just So Festival, All In Access), Christine Swain (Colstan Hall) and Del Garland (Attitude is Everything).

The State of Access Report provides a biennial snap-shot of live music industry accessibility, highlighting areas of good practice and progression, and reflecting upon the barriers that deaf and disabled people currently face.

The report will be presented on 22 February at Bush Hall in London.


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