Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


Under guidance from the Electoral Commission and Charity Commission, it's important that Scope remains politically neutral during General Elections.

While we understand that this period will see many passionate discussions and do not want to discourage open discussion, we cannot allow discussions which are purely intended to influence voting.

As ever, please make sure that your comments remain respectful of other people's opinions and keep to our online community house rules.

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mydaddy
mydaddy Community member Posts: 3 Listener
Hi my name is gill I have only busted signed up so I thought I would say hello to everyone xx

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  • Ami2301
    Ami2301 Community member Posts: 7,935 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi @mydaddy
    Welcome to the community! Would you mind telling us a bit about yourself? :)
    Disability Gamechanger - 2019
  • mydaddy
    mydaddy Community member Posts: 3 Listener
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    I am 60 years old I have copd mental health issues j am seein a phycatrist atm. Have half lung taken
     I am unable to work now due to my illness. I get money. My hubbie is disabled as well. Our disabled have stopped us having holidays we always went to turkey oh how I miss that country. Regards Gillian Newsway x 
  • Ami2301
    Ami2301 Community member Posts: 7,935 Disability Gamechanger
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    Sorry to hear this, sounds like Turkey was a second home to you, I've never been abroad but I would love to hear about your ventures in Turkey! :)
    Disability Gamechanger - 2019
  • jane1973
    jane1973 Community member Posts: 175 Pioneering
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    Welcome @mydaddy i can no longer visit turkey either with my illnesses where about did u go?  Ive been to marmaris a few times and altinkum loads of times and it has changed so much over the years, my sister married her husband who was from antalya in turkey xx
    Hugz to everyone xx
  • mydaddy
    mydaddy Community member Posts: 3 Listener
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    Hi jane1973 we went to marmaris I just adored it there. We did try kusadasia once but was far to hilly for us and it was a fair treck to the town. Not my cup of tea. Whereas marmaris had it all.. ill health and disabliy has a lot to answer to don't you think. Xx
  • jane1973
    jane1973 Community member Posts: 175 Pioneering
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    @mydaddy it sure does, i never thought id have to stop going on holiday and i have nothing to look forward to, x
    Hugz to everyone xx
  • Sam_Alumni
    Sam_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,665 Disability Gamechanger
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    Welcome to the community @mydaddy :)
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