BVGS Leading on Schools’ Collaboration to Produce PPE

BVGS Leading on Schools’ Collaboration to Produce PPE

Seven local secondary schools have been working together to produce life-saving PPE for frontline workers. Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School, Arthur Terry, John Wilmott, Fairfax, The Streetly Academy, Stockland Green and Plantsbrook have all been collaborating, through the Easter break, to provide essential protective equipment to frontline staff in hospitals, nursing homes and hospices.

 

The initiative began at Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School, where the Head of DT, Skye Bowen, and technician Andrea Gregory, started printing plastic clips for surgical masks, which are designed to eliminate pressure from the mask’s elastic bands on the ears of those wearing them.

 

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