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News | 21st March 2019
 

Rocket science

 
 
 

MAKING a rocket is easy.
You just need some cardboard, scissors and sticky tape and away you go.
Little Rose Hawes was a picture of concentration as she helped her brother, Ben, make a space rocket.
The youngsters were among dozens from Canonbie, Langholm and Newcastleton to join in the activities marking British Science Week.
Canonbie primary school hosted the fun astronomy evening with both indoor and outdoor activities.
Whether you wanted to find out how to become an astronaut or learn about bats, there was a workshop for everyone.
The parents also enjoyed joining in the activities with their children and everyone learned a lot about all sorts of science subjects.
The school was raising money for its D&G Makerspace for community use.
For the full story and more photos turn to page 8.

 
 
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