John Brown: Two Hoots
Here John describes his journey to school.
TranscriptIt was a special school for the disabled, physically disabled, and they used to pick me up by coach about quarter to nine, two hoots, doo doo doo. If you missed it, after those two hoots, they used to go without you.
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Leaving Home Aged Three
Here Sue talks about the decision to place her in a residential school at the age of three.
Here Clenton remembers the effect that being asked to read out loud would have on him.
A Different Understanding
Here Alice talks about the difference in young people’s understanding of disability now.