Today there was a government debate on the education of children with cerebral palsy in Westmister Hall from 9.30am to 10.37am.
This was chaired by Mr Philip Hobone, and the discussion opened by the MP for Fareham, Mr Mark Hoban, who describes cerebral palsy and refers to his own support for the Rainbow Centre in his constituency. Other speakers included the MP for Selly Oak, Birmingham, and the Under Secretary for Education, Mr Edward Timpson.
For further information, see the recorded contributions of these three politicians at
A article has been published in the Daily Mail today as a response to controversial statements made on a television programme on Sunday.
I would imagine that most parents of disabled children would heartily agree with the author, Ian Birrell.
A thought provoking and potentially distressing article was published in the Daily Mail (UK) today about options offered to parents of premature babies who will be severely disabled.