Marion Cornick, MBE!

We are so proud to share the news with you that our founder & Chair of Directors Marion Cornick has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s 90th birthday honours for services to education. Marion founded The Loddon School, in Sherfield-on-Loddon, in 1988 for children with severe learning difficulties including autism. She has been involved in special education since 1961. Marion who has also …

Times change…………..

Liaise Loddon is about to be twenty years old and Loddon School is now about 27 years old but my life in the world of autism and education goes back much further! So a potted history of the changes in education and care. My teaching career started 55 years ago when autism had only been identified for 20 years. My …

Congratulations! Marion and Michael got married

Our founder and director, Marion Cornick, got married to Michael at the end of April – and they had a wonderful day. There was dancing… there was wine… and there was lots of love and laughter. She and Michael had everything they needed for their home, so they decided to ask anyone who wanted to give them a gift to …