Launch of Special Olympics Gloucestershire

Posted on 11. Jun, 2016 by in Community, Featured, Sport

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This short minute film captures the launch of Special Olympics in Gloucestershire including Stroud voices. It was part of the 8th Big Health Check and Social Care Open Day on 25th May 2016 in Gloucester. See 15 minute film of Big Health Check Day at:

See more about Special Olympics Gloucestershire at:

The event was coordinated by Simon Shorrick and Lorraine Peters of the Health Facilitation Team at the 2gether Trust. Big Health Check Day is funded and supported by Gloucestershire County Council, NHS Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group, 2gether NHS Foundation Trust, Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Active Gloucestershire, Gloucester City Homes, Gloucestershire Voices and the Barnwood Trust under the umbrella of Gloucestershire Learning Disability Partnership Board. Big Health Check Day is part of the implementation of the all-age, all disability Building Better Lives Strategy.

For further information about the day, please contact Simon Shorrick, in the Health Facilitation team at 2gether, on 0800 019 3346 or email

Find out more about the 2gether Trust at:

The film was made by Philip Booth of Stroud Community TV with help from Rachel and James. Apologies to all who those we didn’t manage to include in this short film.

About Philip

Director and Co-Founder of Stroud Community TV

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