Big Bang North West News

The Big Bang North West is a STEM celebration for school children and part of a programme led by EngineeringUK. Big Bang events enable young people to discover the exciting and rewarding STEM based careers available in their local area via fun, interactive activities.

Along with all of the amazing stands, shows and exhibits, The Big Bang North West hosts the regional finals of The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition.

The Big Bang North West 2018 is coming to the Exhibition Centre Liverpool on the 10th of July 2018. Click here to book!

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The Big Bang North West 2016: Statistics Ambassadors – How to always win!
April 22nd 2016

The Big Bang North West 2016: Statistics Ambassadors – How to always win!

The ‘Statistics Ambassadors’ from the Department of Biostatistics at the University of Liverpool are running two Big Bang North West …

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The Big Bang North West 2016: The IET – Lights Alive!
April 21st 2016

The Big Bang North West 2016: The IET – Lights Alive!

We are excited to announce that The Institution of Engineering and Technology will be dazzling our visitors at The Big Bang …

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The Big Bang North West 2016: The Royal Society of Chemistry – Mission Starlight!
April 19th 2016

The Big Bang North West 2016: The Royal Society of Chemistry – Mission Starlight!

IT’S OFFICIAL! The Royal Society of Chemistry are bringing their GLOBAL EXPERIMENT to The Big Bang North West. You can …

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The Big Bang North West 2016: United Utilities: What not to flush!
April 19th 2016

The Big Bang North West 2016: United Utilities: What not to flush!

We’re excited to be welcoming United Utilities to The Big Bang North West 2016! Are you up to speed on …

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The Big Bang North West 2016: Festo’s Pneumatic Chocolate Factory
April 19th 2016

The Big Bang North West 2016: Festo’s Pneumatic Chocolate Factory

We’re overjoyed to be welcoming Festo to The Big Bang North West 2016! Do you prefer caramel chocolate… or plain? …

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The Big Bang North West 2016: The Medical Mavericks are coming!
March 31st 2016

The Big Bang North West 2016: The Medical Mavericks are coming!

We’re overjoyed to announce that the Medical Mavericks will be exhibiting at the Big Bang North West 2016! You could be scanning body …

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The Big Bang North West 2016: The Science2U Show – GREAT BALLS OF FIRE!
March 31st 2016

The Big Bang North West 2016: The Science2U Show – GREAT BALLS OF FIRE!

IT’S OFFICIAL! Science2U are returning for The Big Bang North West 2016 and their performances are going to be their biggest and best …

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Big Bang North West 2016: Headline Sponsor – AstraZeneca!
March 31st 2016

Big Bang North West 2016: Headline Sponsor – AstraZeneca!

We are overjoyed to announce that AstraZeneca (Liverpool) will be returning as our Headline Sponsor for The Big Bang North …

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Big Bang North West 2016: Headline Sponsor – AstraZeneca!
March 21st 2016

Big Bang North West 2016: Headline Sponsor – AstraZeneca!

AstraZeneca to support major North West event to encourage children to become involved in science. MerseySTEM Big Bang event gets …

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The Big Bang North West 2016: ScottishPower confirm as Show Stage sponsor!
March 17th 2016

The Big Bang North West 2016: ScottishPower confirm as Show Stage sponsor!

Fantastic news! ScottishPower have confirmed as The Big Bang North West’s Show Stage sponsor! ScottishPower made a big impression with their …

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The Big Bang North West 2016: MNCO confirm as Platinum Plus sponsor – The MNCO Zone!
March 17th 2016

The Big Bang North West 2016: MNCO confirm as Platinum Plus sponsor – The MNCO Zone!

MerseySTEM are overjoyed to announce that the Merseyside Network for Collaborative Outreach (MNCO) have confirmed as a Platinum Plus sponsor …

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The Big Bang North West 2016 Sponsorship & Exhibitors Brochure – Play Your Part!
February 05th 2016

The Big Bang North West 2016 Sponsorship & Exhibitors Brochure – Play Your Part!

It’s here! The Sponsorship & Exhibitors Brochure for The Big Bang North West 2016 has landed and is here for you to read. Are …

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Big Bang North West: Millom School head for the NSEC Big Bang Finals!
February 12th 2016

Big Bang North West: Millom School head for the NSEC Big Bang Finals!

After competing at The Big Bang North West 2015, a team of six Year 9 pupils from Millom School are heading to …

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Big Bang North West 2016: The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition – Meet The Judges!
February 10th 2016

Big Bang North West 2016: The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition – Meet The Judges!

The Big Bang North West 2016 is coming and with it, The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition (formerly …

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School STEM Fairs, Events, Activity Days, WE CAN HELP!
February 03rd 2016

School STEM Fairs, Events, Activity Days, WE CAN HELP!

CALLING ALL SCHOOLS! Do you have any collapsed timetable days, masterclass events, activities days, STEM fairs, events, anything for Science …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Fab Lab Confirmed!
July 04th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Fab Lab Confirmed!

Fantastic news! Fab Lab Ellesmere Port will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West 2015 – 3D printing anyone? …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Jaguar Land Rover Confirmed!
July 04th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Jaguar Land Rover Confirmed!

We are overjoyed to announce that Jaguar Land Rover (Halewood Operations) will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Big Heritage Confirmed!
July 03rd 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Big Heritage Confirmed!

We are overjoyed to announce that Big Heritage will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West 2015! Fancy performing …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Silver Sponsor ScottishPower Confirmed!
July 03rd 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Silver Sponsor ScottishPower Confirmed!

We are overjoyed to announce that ScottishPower will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West 2015 and will be …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Balluff Sensors Confirmed!
July 02nd 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Balluff Sensors Confirmed!

We are overjoyed to announce that Balluff Sensors UK will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West 2015! Balluff …

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Calday School donates MerseySTEM competition prizes to Radio City 96.7 Mission Christmas Appeal!
November 16th 2015

Calday School donates MerseySTEM competition prizes to Radio City 96.7 Mission Christmas Appeal!

AMAZING NEWS! The winners of our MerseySTEM STEM Summer Social Media Competition are generously donating their prizes to the Radio …

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Big Bang Barrow 2015: Booms, Buzzes and Bots!
November 13th 2015

Big Bang Barrow 2015: Booms, Buzzes and Bots!

“An absolutely amazing two-days at Big Bang Barrow!” More than 1,100 primary, secondary and further education students attended the South …

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Big Bang North West 2015: NSEC Meet The Judges!
June 29th 2015

Big Bang North West 2015: NSEC Meet The Judges!

With just 2 days until The Big Bang North West 2015 and The National Science + Engineering Competition, we would …

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MerseySTEM Hex & Vex Competition Winners: Calday Grange Grammar School!
November 16th 2015

MerseySTEM Hex & Vex Competition Winners: Calday Grange Grammar School!

Here they are, the first of our Vex & Hex Summer STEM Competition winners – Calday Grange Grammar School! Throughout the …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: RAF SKYTECH Confirmed!
June 26th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: RAF SKYTECH Confirmed!

MerseySTEM are overjoyed to announce that RAF SKYTECH will be at The Big Bang North West 2015! What do they …

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