Education is subject for Rotary

Past President David Hirst who gave the vote of thanks, Speaker Ian Birnie and President Howard Henshaw
Past President David Hirst who gave the vote of thanks, Speaker Ian Birnie and President Howard Henshaw

Educationalist Ian Birnie was the speaker at the latest meeting of Lytham Rotary Club, held at the Clifton Arms Hotel.

Ian explored what education has meant and means today.

He also outlined the historical development of education in Lancashire, and looked at future developments such as the impact of genetics to eliminate poor intelligence, as well as considering issues including recent legislation.

Ian was thanked for his contributions in the field of education and to the development of many people in the teaching profession, including at least one member of Lytham Rotary Club.