Hero Joe gives talk

East Sussex Consortium of Special,Schools Conference. Special Guest Speaker Joe Townsend. April 15th 2013 E16093P' (L to R standing): Andrew Payne Grove Park school, David Stacey of Hazel Court, Joe Townsend, Sharon James South Down school, , Di Gargett of Glyne Gap and Marina Brewerton of Hillside school.'(Kneeling L to R): Rachel McDonald and Hilary Muston of Downsview Link College
East Sussex Consortium of Special,Schools Conference. Special Guest Speaker Joe Townsend. April 15th 2013 E16093P' (L to R standing): Andrew Payne Grove Park school, David Stacey of Hazel Court, Joe Townsend, Sharon James South Down school, , Di Gargett of Glyne Gap and Marina Brewerton of Hillside school.'(Kneeling L to R): Rachel McDonald and Hilary Muston of Downsview Link College

Local war hero Joe Townsend gave an inspirational talk at a special schools conference in Eastbourne.

The East Sussex Consortium of Special School Conference took place at the Winter Garden last week. Representatives from special schools across the region attended including Hazel Court and South Downs. Joe, who lost both his legs in Afghanistan, was guest speaker.