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Daily Liberal
Sponsorship world record brokenLinton-Smith, the 58-year-old from Nottingham, is autistic and rode in the Prud
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 hours ago
Linton-Smith, the 58-year-old from Nottingham, is autistic and rode in the Prudential Ride London-Surrey 100 for the National Autistic Society UK. He rode in hurricane-like conditions, thanks to the UK's Hurricane Bertha, with 106... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Sights set on recordArran Linton-Smith broke that record in 2014 when he rode in a 100-kilometre ra
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 hours ago
Arran Linton-Smith broke that record in 2014 when he rode in a 100-kilometre race in London to raise money for the National Autistic Society UK. Mr Dickerson said he wanted to get the record back in Australian hands. “We mightn’t get a... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Charity’s family support puts it in a class of its ownliving with autism. Autism Family Support, run by Children in Touch, based in
Thame Gazette / Posted yesterday
living with autism. Autism Family Support, run by Children in Touch, based in Worminghall, won the accolade at the National Autistic Society’s Autism Professionals Awards. Service’s project manager, Gita Lobo, said: “We are thrilled to... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Croydon shoppers to be given opportunity to experience how autistic people feel with use of virtual realityto try out virtual reality headsets to experience how overwhelmed an autistic p
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
to try out virtual reality headsets to experience how overwhelmed an autistic person can feel in a shopping centre. The National Autistic Society launched the VR experience in the wake of the viral success of its Can you make it to the end?... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Croydon shoppers to be given chance to experience how autistic people feel with use of virtual realityto try out virtual reality headsets to experience how overwhelmed an autistic p
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
to try out virtual reality headsets to experience how overwhelmed an autistic person can feel in a shopping centre. The National Autistic Society launched the VR experience in the wake of the viral success of its Can you make it to the end?... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Nightriders cycle across the Mersey for charityas national organisations like Alzheimer’s Society, Macmillan Cancer Support, M
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 days ago
as national organisations like Alzheimer’s Society, Macmillan Cancer Support, Motor Neurone Disease Association and The National Autistic Society. New for 2017 is a 50km route in addition to the original 100km distance, offering something to... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Bideford care home for autistic adults celebrates CQC reportafter being awarded an overall ‘good’ rating by the Care Quality Commission (CQ
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 12 days ago
after being awarded an overall ‘good’ rating by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Kingsley House, which is run by the National Autistic Society (NAS), was also rated as ‘outstanding’ for its responsiveness to the needs to the people who live... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brave schoolboy with autism reacts to being bullied in incredible waysay they have been bullied. Those being bullied should reach out to an appropr
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
say they have been bullied. Those being bullied should reach out to an appropriate adult, advises Henry Barnes, from the National Autistic Society. He said: “Bullying for anyone is horrible and can lead to problems with mental health and with... Read more
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Daily Mail
I wanted a call girl to teach my autistic boy sex, says KATHY LETTEcame what I know must seem a quite astonishing suggestion. Not one, but two of
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
came what I know must seem a quite astonishing suggestion. Not one, but two of the mothers I’ve befriended through the National Autistic Society suggested that we take our sons to a brothel. I mean, what kind of mother gives her son the sort of... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Top comic John Bishop helps Ossett dad with autism fundraiserLee Chopping. The banner will now be auctioned off by Mr Chopping, 43, of Osse
Wakefield Today / Posted 17 days ago
Lee Chopping. The banner will now be auctioned off by Mr Chopping, 43, of Ossett, on social media to raise funds for The National Autistic Society. Mr Chopping’s daughter Betsy-Mae, three, has the condition. The civil servant’s fundraising and... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Careers day at Radlet Lodge School gives children insight into being a zookeeper The careers day at the National Autistic Society’s Radlett Lodge School. Pict
Herts Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
The careers day at the National Autistic Society’s Radlett Lodge School. Picture: NATIONAL AUTISTIC SOCIETY Wild animals were brought to a school to give young people... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
The Middleton Cheney charity that has become a ‘way of life’“The past five years seem like five minutes, they have gone by so fast. “In th
Banbury Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
“The past five years seem like five minutes, they have gone by so fast. “In that time, we’ve twice been finalists in the National Autistic Society Autism Professional Awards; created ongoing activity sessions PTA Youth, PTA Junior and Siblings... Read more

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