Life-saver: surf stretcher shortlisted for Duchy of Cornwall Pursuit of Excellence;FE Focus

13th August 1999 at 01:00
(Photograph) - Life-saver: A-level design and technology student Lee Pettigrew (second from right) of Falmouth Community college has designed a surf stretcher which has been shortlisted for the Duchy of Cornwall Pursuit of Excellence awards. The stretcher is designed to prevent spinal injuries in those being rescued from the water and could go into production. Photograph: MIKE BENSON.

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