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Alec’s day at the Cheltenham Races

Alec’s day at the Cheltenham Races

For Alec Davies going to Cheltenham Races wasn’t just a day out, it was the accumulation of months of hard work. The 21-year-old was among a group of 12 National Star students who went to Prestbury.

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Finding their voice

Finding their voice

Four National Star students appeared on BBC’s The One Show in their quest for their own ‘voice’ for their communication devices. These are high tech communication systems that synthesise speech from text to produce a ‘voice’, enabling those with no natural voice or communication difficulties to express themselves.

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StarBistro shortlisted for Café of the Year SoGlos award

StarBistro shortlisted for Café of the Year SoGlos award

Vote for StarBistro in the Café of the Year category at the SoGlos Gloucestershire Lifestyle Awards 2019.

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National Star Student baptised in aqua therapy pool

National Star Student baptised in aqua therapy pool

When Alex Smith found the faith he wanted to join he wasn’t going to let his disability get in the way. The 19-year-old National Star student was baptised in our aqua therapy pool, watched by family and friends.

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National Star in Hereford is growing

Hereford Appeal

National Star has announced major plans to develop a Hereford property dedicated to the support of young people with disabilities and learning difficulties.

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National Star’s Physiotherapy Manager wins national award

National Star’s Physiotherapy Manager wins national award

National Star’s Physiotherapy Manager has won a national award in recognition of her work with young people with Acquired Brain Injuries.

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