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The Milestone Special School in Gloucester.

The Milestone is one of the UK’s largest special schools with 308 pupils aged 2 to 16 with severe and complex special needs. It is rated as ‘Outstanding in All Areas’ by Ofsted.

The pupils’ medical issues include cerebral palsy, severe genetic conditions, neuromuscular disorders, hearing loss and visual impairment. Many have additional nursing needs, such as feeding difficulties requiring gastrostomy tube feeding or severe epilepsy requiring control of acute seizures. Many of the children are non-ambulant wheelchair users whilst others are physically fit but have severe autism, poor communication skills, learning disability or challenging behaviour.

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Gloucestershire Masons (GMCAction) £35,000 donation boost

Gloucestershire Masons (GMCAction) £35,000 donation boost

In September 2018, Chamwell Centre welcomed a contingent of Gloucestershire Masons to The Milestone School where GMCA Chairman, Will Durman, presented a cheque to Chair of Chamwell Centre Trustees, Dr Marie Owen, for an amazing £35,000, which forms part of the Trevor...

Charlie Denman – RaceRunning Champion

Charlie Denman – RaceRunning Champion

Charlie Denman, who does RaceRunning with Chamwell Centre, training at the Blackbridge Jubilee Athletics Track, Podsmead, with RaceRunning Dragons (Gloucester) has had another fantastic year. July 2018:   Competing in Yate, Charlie shaved a massive 8 seconds off her...

Gloucestershire Masons (GMCAction) £35,000 donation boost

Gloucestershire Masons (GMCAction) £35,000 donation boost

In September 2018, Chamwell Centre welcomed a contingent of Gloucestershire Masons to The Milestone School where GMCA Chairman, Will Durman, presented a cheque to Chair of Chamwell Centre Trustees, Dr Marie Owen, for an amazing £35,000, which forms part of the Trevor...

Charlie Denman – RaceRunning Champion

Charlie Denman – RaceRunning Champion

Charlie Denman, who does RaceRunning with Chamwell Centre, training at the Blackbridge Jubilee Athletics Track, Podsmead, with RaceRunning Dragons (Gloucester) has had another fantastic year. July 2018:   Competing in Yate, Charlie shaved a massive 8 seconds off her...

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