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Give An Hour: Getting gran online

With the clocks going back at the end of October, we'll all have an extra hour in our days.

The Give An Hour campaign is trying to encourage people to spend the hour showing someone how to use the internet for the first time.

Lauren and Stuart from Clydeview Academy in Gourock helped their grandmother Catherine get online at a School Report workshop, and found that she was a great learner!

Whether booking holidays, buying presents or watching iPlayer, getting online has opened up a whole new world for Catherine.

If you want to help someone get online, read these top tips from School Reporters who have already tried!


BBC News School Report is a project which gives 11-16 year-old students in the UK the chance to make their own news reports for a real audience.

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