MP gives her support to town's technology clinic
MP Tessa Munt dropped in at the town's youth centre on Friday
(June 11th) where she gave her support to its technology clinic.
The BAY Centre was pleased to receive a return visit by Mrs
Munt, who had originally intended to attend the centre's 'Face
your online fears' UK Online day on 4th June, but was unable to
due to other commitments.
spent some time talking to the technology clinic's clients and
discussed the UK Online strategy of getting more senior citizens
onto the internet.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It's fantastic for people like
Val, who I met during my visit. She can learn how to stay in touch
with her friends in France and Ireland whenever she wants without
leaving her home town."
so important to keep services like this, and great news that the
BAY Centre can support itself financially with the help of little
groups - but there is always the need for people who can give
a little time when lots of us do not have much money to spare."
Co-ordinator Mike Lang added: "We are always pleased to see
Tessa, who takes great interest in what we do at the centre. Her
comments about volunteers are valid, and most groups at the centre
can benefit from volunteer and financial assistance if available."