Essex school awarded £8.5m for improvements

An Essex school has been awarded £8.5 million by the local council for refurbishment and expansion. Market Field School in Elmstead Market near Colchester caters for children with disabilties.

Staff there have been campaigning for improvements to the site for decade, even lobbying the Prime Minister for funding. The Headmaster Gary Smith says the children and the staff are delighted.

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