Students from year 12 had a visit from the company 2fast2soon, who delivered a lesson on driving safety and avoiding the pressures of drink-driving and driving while texting. Young people are disproportionately more likely to be involved or killed in car accidents, and many may not be aware of the ramifications of dangerous driving. Many students are now starting to learn to drive, so the timing of the talk is particularly appropriate.
We are extremely fortunate to be hosting the amazing Titan 11, the mobile interactive technology truck from RS Components, on Thursday 31st January and Friday 1st February. The purpose of the new 35-tonne truck is to showcase technologies such as Raspberry Pi, 3D printing, robotics, the Internet of Things and thermal imaging. The truck is packed with even more of the latest technology including demonstrations of virtual reality and augmented reality to really bring innovation to life.
Our Christmas Fair is back for its fifth year and it is going to be bigger and better than ever before. It will be taking place on Saturday 8th December from 12-3pm.