Traffic information

Please be aware that St Helen’s Road will close to traffic from 7am on Monday, October 9 and is scheduled to reopen at 5pm on Friday, December 1. The closure will be in place 24 hours a day during this time, with a diversion in place via Elphinstone Road, The Ridge, Junction Road and Sedlescombe Road North in both directions. Further information can be found on the East Sussex Highways website.

Biologists clone part of a cauliflower to practise aseptic techniques

As part of their GCSE course, Year 10 biology students were introduced to the aseptic (sterile) techniques required to produce plant clones in a school lab. These skills are required for the exam they will take in June 2018. In addition to this, they also discussed the pros and cons associated with the cloning of organisms.