Dating someone in a wheelchair
She took first prize ahead of runner-up Lebohang Monyatsi, from South Africa, and Adrianna Zawadzinska, from Poland, who came in third place.The beauty pageant was organised by the Only One Foundation, which was set up by two disabled mothers seeking to break down barriers that limit disabled people.Comedian Ellen De Generes has been a well-known advocate for LGBT issues ever since she came out in 1997 on the fourth season of her hit show “Ellen.” At the time, it was a bold and lonely move to identify as a lesbian, but after almost two decades, Ellen has found acceptance and love in both her personal and professional life.
The first ever Miss Wheelchair World this year is the foundation's first attempt to take their event to the global stage, following four previous editions of Miss Poland Wheelchair."Obviously the escalators and lifts were shut down but people were being sensible getting out."The manager told us to get out, but I asked how he suggested we do that.The pair were left stranded in the shop after staff failed to help 21-year-old Alicia, who has multiple sclerosis and is in a wheelchair, as a tannoy announcement called for the emergency evacuation.Mrs Thain said: "The alarms started going off and everyone carried on shopping, then a tannoy said the building needed to be evacuated, so staff started sending people down the escalators.