Research revealed that only 12 per cent of maths and 8 per cent of science GCSE textbooks are available in Braille and large print. Julianne Marriott, lobby organiser, said: "It's nothing short of a scandal that these children are being denied something as basic as the right to read."
One hundred blind children lobbied Parliament this week for an increase in the number of large-print and Braille textbooks.
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