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Mr Milton, Mr Milne and Mr Brimacombe by Chris Robshaw

The England rugby veteran remembers three inspirational teachers who helped him with both his rugby playing skills and his dyslexia

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My teachers at Millfield Prep School and the senior school, were all very accommodating and understanding, but a couple stand out: two English teachers and an economics teacher, who taught me rugby. They made a massive difference to my life.

Mr Milton was my English teacher in senior school. I was probably 13 when he started teaching me and he taught me for a year. English was a subject I struggled with because I was quite dyslexic and he was the guy who helped me to understand it.

Other people in my class suffered from dyslexia and so I didn’t feel the odd one out. The reason why I went to ...

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