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Parents win funding to mount legal challenge over school closure

27 days ago   |   By The Guardian

Bindmans law firm are investigating the lawfulness of St Christopher's school closure Parents shocked by the sudden closure of a residential unit at a special needs school in Bristol which resulted in children with severe and complex learning difficulties having to move out have won legal aid funding to investigate a possible legal challenge to the lawfulness of the decision. Parents were called at work and summoned to pick up their children from St Christopher's - an independent special school and residential care home in Westbury Park in the north of the city - after Ofsted suspended its...
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