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STEAMfest events will highlight opportunities for young people

Cllr Rupert SimmonsSCIENTISTS, engineers, designers and inventors of the future can get a unique insight into the courses and careers available at a series of events.

The second East Sussex STEAMfest includes interactive activities, demonstrations, workshops and shows to inspire young people to study or train in science, technology, engineering and maths subjects.
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Change4Life hits the road to help families ‘Be Food Smart’

FAMILIES in Eastbourne are invited to ‘Be Food Smart’ this month when Public Health England’s (PHE) Change4Life roadshow comes to Eastbourne Arndale Centre.

Recent reports show that childhood obesity in England has reached alarming rates. Currently, 22 per cent of four to five year olds are overweight or obese in Eastbourne, increasing to 37 per cent in 10 to 11 year olds.  Continue reading

Events to mark National Apprenticeship Week

A SERIES of events aimed at debunking myths and promoting the benefits of apprenticeships will mark this year’s National Apprenticeship Week.

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of National Apprenticeship Week, which runs from March 6 to March 10, East Sussex County Council has organised a number of information events and roadshows across the county. Continue reading