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Knutsfordguardian.co.uk: More children with autism are being excluded from Cheshire East schools

Knutsfordguardian.co.uk: More children with autism are being excluded from Cheshire East schools

THE number of autistic children being excluded from schools in Cheshire East has shot up, amid warnings that vulnerable students are being ‘failed’ by the education system across England.

Data from the Department for Education has revealed that 20 children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder as their primary special educational need

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Knutsfordguardian.co.uk: Springwatch's Chris Packham urges people to open up about autism

Knutsfordguardian.co.uk: Springwatch's Chris Packham urges people to open up about autism

Springwatch presenter Chris Packham has urged people to speak more openly about autism as he told of the positive feedback he had received after writing about his life with Asperger Syndrome.

The TV nature expert has filmed a one-off documentary about his condition and last year wrote a book, Fingers

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Knutsfordguardian.co.uk: Goostrey woman supports national autism charity in mental health research

Goostrey woman supports national autism charity in mental health research

A GOOSTREY woman with autism is leading a national campaign to change the public perception of mental health.

Megan Hughes, 26, is working with a team of 40 to raise awareness of the condition, and recently contributed to a report

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