Pirate FM News

Keep up to date with the latest news delivered direct to your Inbox.

Crumbling Cornish School Won't Get Repaired

PirateFM news logo wide
Delicious Submit this page to reddit

3:12pm 7th May 2014

There is disappointment as a crumbling Cornish school is told ten million pounds worth of repairs won't happen.

Teachers at Helston Community College say C Block is in desperate need of work.

But the council has decided it can't afford to replace things like leaking roofs, especially after the winter storms.

Officials insist the building is safe and maintenance work will be done.

In the Cornwall Council cabinet meeting, Councillor Andrew Wallis said that all other funding options have run out and they can't use reserves because of the storm damage that needs to be repaired across Cornwall. He said it's a huge disappointment but there is not other option but not to proceed and he wishes things were different.

3:12pm 7th May 2014

Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit
Suggested articles
"killer clown"

Cornish School Cancels Halloween Party Over "Killer Clown" Craze

Biscovery Nursery and Infants Academy says parents are concerned


Cornish Children To Get Flu Vaccine In Schools

Plea to parents as national campaign gets underway

Most read
police tape

UPDATE: 'Severed' Foot Found Near Truro

A dog walker made the grim discovery in woods

poldark aidan turner eleanor tomlinson

WATCH: Why Poldark's Sparked Outrage

It was an eventful episode on Sunday...

Top articles

UPDATE: 'Severed' Foot Found Near Truro

Cornwall News: A dog walker made the grim discovery in woods

Pirate FM Cornwall News Update - 7th January 2016

Cornwall Video News: Officials say they’re holding talks to find new jobs for hundreds of workers in Bodmin.

Man who made 'homosexual donkey' comment joins UKIP leadership contest

National News: A former UKIP parliamentary candidate who once said a "homosexual donkey" tried to rape his horse is running for the party's leadership.

Business Cornwall News - Friday, 18th December 2015

Business Cornwall News: Cornwall is spearheading reform of the Uk’s business licensing laws following a a year-long project.

WATCH: Cornwall's Britain's Got Talent Star Reveals New Music To Fans

Cornwall News: Josh Curnow recorded the music during his time on the show earlier this year

Dozens killed in Pakistan police academy attack

World News: At least 41 police trainees have been killed in an attack on a police academy in Pakistan, officials say.

Arsenal board backs Arsene Wenger at AGM

Sports News: Arsene Wenger can still "take Arsenal forward" and his future will be discussed "at an appropriate time", chairman Sir Chips Keswick says.

PHOTOS: Dive Into Autumn With This Red Wine Hot Chocolate

Strange News: Wrap your hand around this dreamy combination...

Newer article

Cornwall's Social Media Crimewave

Cornwall News: Crimes involving sites like Facebook and Twitter revealed

Older article

Cornish Mum Calls for Cervical Cancer Checks

Cornwall News: Sandra Cousins lost her daughter to the disease in 2011.

Cornwall's Pirate FMPirate 2Pirate Oldies on DAB Digital RadioEscape to Cornwall radioLoveCornwall.com - The Cornish Business DirectoryPirate Education and Training


© Copyright Pirate FM

Pirate FM cannot be held responsible for the content of external links.


We Use Cookies

This website uses cookies to store information on your computer.

By using this website you accept the use of cookies as explained in the terms of our cookie policy.