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National recognition for travel independence scheme

Travel trainer Nadia Giorgio and her student Bob James, who can now get to Plumpton College unaided following LIFT trainingAN INITIATIVE helping young people with disabilities travel independently to school, college or training has won national recognition.

The Learning Independence for Travel (LIFT) training programme was one of just seven schemes shortlisted for a ‘best service’ award at the GO Excellence in Public Service Awards 2017/18. Continue reading

Major revamp for Battle Library

LibraryAN East Sussex library is undergoing a complete refurbishment and will move to a temporary home for just over two months.

Battle Library will be redecorated and receive new carpets, lights, furniture and shelving, as well as self-service facilities, a new display area and space for community events. Continue reading