A blind girl has been banned from using her walking cane at school over "health and safety fears". Lily-Grace Hooper, seven, is virtually blind after suffering a stroke when she was just four days old and needs the cane to get around. But Hambrook Primary School in Bristol said she could no longer use the cane after a risk assessment said the cane was a "high risk" to teachers and other students. The school said she should have "100 per cent" adult support at all times instead.
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