It points out that they would not leave home without making sure their door was closed, making their house safe and secure. stressing that it is just as important to make sure their child is safe and secure every time they drive. Cornwall has become one of the first LEA’s in the country to provide all its secondary schools with access to the very latest state-of-the-art ICT technology, giving them much faster and safer access to Internet resources. At a special ceremony at 10.30 am on Tuesday, Pre Purchase Building And Pest Inspection May 8th St Ives Secondary School will become the final secondary school in the county to be provided with Broadband Internet access.
A new system which provides Internet access up to 50 times faster than normal telephone access. throughout the South West an achievement which has been warmly welcomed by Ian White, Senior ICT Consultant for Cornwall County Council. Yet again the South West is leading the way in providing new technology for its schools. Murder, Carnival Capers, Pets’ Portraits, Children’s Story times and Cake icing demonstrations are just of the activities taking place in libraries in the west of the county during May.
Whether you want advice on joining the Open University, information on the Cornish language, or are interested in the works of poet Phil Bowen – we have tried to offer something to interest everyone. Adult Learners Week runs from May 12th to the 18th and a series of special talks, demonstrations and displays will also be held in a number of libraries during that week. Cornwall County Council is pleased to announce that it is re-opening most of Tehidy Woods Country Park to the public on Thursday following a two month closure in response to the Foot and Mouth crisis.
Not only will visitors and residents be able to enjoy the woods at, arguably, their most popular time of year bluebell season but the re-opening also brings a sigh of relief from the owner of the Park cafe Jessica Ford. Jessica, who runs the 48 seat café as a family business under a franchise from the County Council, was forced to close when the initial ban on use of rights of way and country parks was imposed on 28th February. Now she says she is gearing up to welcome back her many regulars, and the large numbers who make a special visit to the woods to enjoy the spectacle of carpets of bluebells in flower.