£280raised of £10,000 target by 6 supporters

Weʼre raising £10,000 to help fund a hydrotherapy pool for students at Westfield School, Leominster

Leominster, UK

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Westfield School Bubble Appeal

Westfield School is a maintained Special School for over 60 pupils with severe or complex learning difficulties within the age range 2 – 19 years situated in Leominster, North Herefordshire. The school was originally built for 30 pupils, and whilst we have had some investment to provide additional classrooms, this hasn't included a hydrotherapy pool. We currently access the pool of the other special school in Hereford which leads to significant time out of school, the use of a minibus, and restricts access to four pupils a week.

We are therefore fundraising for our own hydrotherapy pool, which will enable many more of our pupils to access vital therapies throughout the week. We also intend to enable other community groups to access this facility, such as patients recovering from surgery, baby groups and adults with disabilities, etc.
The total amount required far exceeds the £10,000 we are seeking through this page, which is only one source of funding being pursued.
Many thanks for your interest and donation; every penny raised will take us one step closer to being able to provide much needed therapeutic input.

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    • Patricia Bird

      Patricia Bird

      Apr 24, 2018

      What a wonderful way to remember June and something she would have totally enthusiastic about. From all the Birds at Dunstable

    • Ann Donkin

      Ann Donkin

      Apr 23, 2018

      I am a friend and former colleague of June French and wish to support your fundraising project.


    • Janet Hockley

      Janet Hockley

      Apr 21, 2018

      Thinking of you all at this sad time


    • Caroline Parker

      Caroline Parker

      Apr 20, 2018

      In loving memory of my Auntie June who was so loving and generous to me. She did so many interesting and important things in her life and was always there for me. May she rest in peace ❤️❤️❤️

    • Anonymous


      Apr 19, 2018

      In memory of my dear sister June. She took her place as eldest sibling very seriously and kept in touch with all the family. i will miss her and her no nonsense attitude to life. Rest in peace June.


    • Anonymous


      Apr 17, 2018

      In memory of June French, a former Chair of Governors and a dear sister, who took a life-long interest in children with learning difficulties. The school had a special place in her heart. Good luck!

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    Nicki Gilbert

    Nicki Gilbert

    Leominster, UK

    Head Teacher of Westfield School

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