Category: School

Bishop Cornish Education Centre, Saltash

The new education centre in the grounds of Bishop Cornish School, Saltash will provide music facilities, before and after school care, nursery provision and also provide facilities for community use, especially for music, education and charity work. A major objective in building the new unit was to reduce our carbon footprint and transport costs and …
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Three EcoSchools

DARE (Devon Association for Renewable Energy) was commissioned by the Diocese of Exeter to carry out site assessments of three C of E schools – St. Marychurch (Torquay), Payhembury (East Devon) and St. Budeaux (Plymouth), to assess the potential for installing renewable energy systems to generate electricity and heat and advising on how to maximise …
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Children are the future, so it is important to be concerned about what sort of planet they will inherit, and to teach them how to care for it. The wonderful material for schools and children produced as part of the Lent Carbon Fast 2014 has lots of great ideas for raising awareness and living more …
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