Child at High Furlong School
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No money to rebuild Blackpool special needs school

Children at a special needs school in Blackpool have been speaking of their sadness after losing out on money for a new building.

High Furlong School in Blackpool suffers from a number of problems, such as corridors not wide enough for wheelchairs to pass each other and a lack of adequate heating in some areas.

It was hoped that a new school would be built through the scrapped Building Schools for the Future programme, but pupils will now have to wait and see if any funds will be made available.

Hayley Cutts reports.

  • 21 Jul 2010