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Shopmobility turns 40!! Celebrate with us


To Start off the Shopmobility 40th anniversary year and the 30th National Federation of Shopmobility Year we are taking our celebration to NAIDEX!

NAIDEX is also celebrating 45 years as the UK’s largest disability event for trade, healthcare professionals and end-users. Taking place at Birmingham’s NEC on the 26th & 27th March, Naidex gathers innovation, information, cutting edge suppliers, and over 200 inspirational speakers from around the world to one venue, over two unforgettable days. (more…)

February 8, 2019 |

Happy New Year and welcome to 2019.


It is all ‘go’ at the NFSUK HQ as we prepare the new membership packs to leave the office. We hope you had an enjoyable festive period with your loved ones and as a new year begins, it is time for new year’s resolutions. For some people, this will include resolutions such as giving more to charity or volunteering. We urge you to seek out your local shopmobility scheme and choose to support them during 2019.


January 11, 2019 |

And the Tom Hillier Award 2018 goes to…


The Tom Hillier Award was created after the passing of NFSUK founder Tom Hillier in 1991. The Award celebrates the scheme within the National Federation who has shown exceptional service to their members. This year we had 5 shortlisted schemes, which resulted in 1 highly commended certificate being awarded alongside the main Tom Hillier Trophy.

The Tom Hillier Award is presented at the British Healthcare Trades Awards Dinner at the end of the year. This Award ceremony celebrates the best in British healthcare, from innovation to end product, from customer service to life time achievement. This year it was held on the 29th of November at the Alton Towers Hotel in Staffordshire.


December 13, 2018 |

And the 2018 Tom Hillier Award Winner IS…


We were pleased to have last year’s Tom Hillier Award Winners Glasgow Braehead with us last night at the British Healthcare Trade Awards Dinner to celebrate 2018 and all that was achieved. We were treated to a festive spread that included Christmas dinner and mince pies. The Alton Towers Hotel served as a backdrop to the event where a string quartet played the drinks reception and a band got everyone up and moving to work off their first Christmas Dinner of the year.

So without further ado this year’s winner is…


November 30, 2018 |

The Tom Hillier Award Shortlist Announced!


We are inching ever closer to finding this year’s winner of the coveted Tom Hillier Award. Today we announce the shortlist and in 27 days, the winner will be announced.

The Tom Hillier Award is granted to the shopmobility scheme that shows, through their nominations, that they have given an exemplary service to their clients over the last 12 months. (more…)

November 2, 2018 |
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