Local BBC Sites

Neighbouring Sites

Page last updated at 13:17 GMT, Friday, 4 September 2009 14:17 UK

Meet the Specials

Advertisement

Five young Sussex people with learning disabilities are starring in a new web-only soap opera. 'The Specials' follows five housemates, four of who have Downs Syndrome, through their daily lives in Brighton.

Lucy, Lewis, Sam, Megan and Hilly have been friends since early childhood. Now aged 19 to 23, they've decided to live together as they enter the world of work and adult relationships.

Story Tools

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific