Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

SATRO do nicely

Letters

I welcome and support your thoughtful article on the value of school governors (NCE 29 November). You did not mention the relevant activities in schools provided by the Science and Technology Regional Organisations (SATRO).

Retired and active engineers, known as Neighbourhood Engineers, devote time and effort in numerous projects in both primary and secondary schools to motivate and excite young people about science, engineering and technology.

In my experience, these sessions are welcomed and enjoyed by pupils and teachers alike. The aim is to prepare the ground for future engineers and scientists by example as much as by stimulation.

Visit www. setnet. org. uk for further information.

Roger Bonafont (M), rogerbonafont@rbona font. freeserve. co. uk

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions. Please note comments made online may also be published in the print edition of New Civil Engineer. Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.