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 2015: The Vikings Are Coming!
April 28th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: The Vikings Are Coming!

We promised you bigger and better and The Big Bang North West 2015 is going to be huge… so much …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Amec Foster Wheeler
July 21st 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Amec Foster Wheeler

A massive thank you to our Silver Sponsor Amec Foster Wheeler.  With one of the most popular challenges at The …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: National Careers Service
July 21st 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: National Careers Service

An enormous thank you to our Silver Sponsor The National Careers Service. Via their own Big Bang North West Hub, …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Silver Sponsor ScottishPower created a real BUZZ!
July 21st 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Silver Sponsor ScottishPower created a real BUZZ!

A HUGE thank you to our Silver Sponsor Scottish Power. Thanks to their incredible exhibition stand our attendees were literally ‘buzzing!’ ScottishPower …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Silver Sponsor Sellafield made it STEM-sational!
July 21st 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Silver Sponsor Sellafield made it STEM-sational!

A HUGE thank you to our Silver Sponsor Sellafield Ltd! Sellafield returned to The Big Bang North West 2015 and brought …

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Big Bang North West 2015: National Science + Engineering Competition Winners
July 20th 2015

Big Bang North West 2015: National Science + Engineering Competition Winners

The Big Bang North West 2015 hosted the semi-finals of this year’s National Science + Engineering Competition. Congratulations to all of our …

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The Big Bang North West Update!
May 28th 2014

The Big Bang North West Update!

Yes! It’s time for another Big Bang North West update! Here at STEM House the whole team is buzzing with excitement as …

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North West Little Big Bang and Big Bang Success!
February 28th 2015

North West Little Big Bang and Big Bang Success!

It’s time for some trumpet blowing! 1657 students have already taken part in a North West Big Bang event or …

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BOOM! Thousands of STEM-sational students attend The Big Bang North West!
July 19th 2015

BOOM! Thousands of STEM-sational students attend The Big Bang North West!

On the 8th of July 2015, Aintree Racecourse erupted with innovation as close to 6000 school children attended The Big Bang North West! Organisers …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Merseyside Skeptics Confirmed!
May 29th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Merseyside Skeptics Confirmed!

MerseySTEM are overjoyed to announce that The Merseyside Skeptics Society will be attending The Big Bang North West 2015! Their …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Gold Sponsor The NHS Gets Interactive!
July 17th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Gold Sponsor The NHS Gets Interactive!

MerseySTEM were more than proud to have The NHS as our Gold Sponsor for The Big Bang North West 2015. After …

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The Big Bang North West 2014: NHS Sponsors Gallery
August 06th 2014

The Big Bang North West 2014: NHS Sponsors Gallery

MerseySTEM were more than proud to have The NHS as one of our Platinum Sponsors for The Big Bang North …

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MerseySTEM gives back with FREE Zoobus & Science 2 U Primary School Big Bang Days!
July 17th 2015

MerseySTEM gives back with FREE Zoobus & Science 2 U Primary School Big Bang Days!

MerseySTEM do amazing things to promote Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths in schools, business, the community & beyond… but this …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Incredible Feedback!
July 12th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Incredible Feedback!

We have been overwhelmed by the amazing feedback from schools, pupils, ambassadors, teachers and National Science + Engineering Competition judges! …

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NHS sponsors The Big Bang North West!
May 12th 2014

NHS sponsors The Big Bang North West!

We are overjoyed to announce that one of our key sponsors for The Big Bang North West will be…. (drumroll please) …the …

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Big Bang North West 2015: NAC Group Confirmed!
May 28th 2015

Big Bang North West 2015: NAC Group Confirmed!

Take up Pole Position people! The NAC Group have just confirmed for The Big Bang North West 2015! The NAC …

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AstraZeneca put the BIG in The Big Bang North West 2015!
July 10th 2015

AstraZeneca put the BIG in The Big Bang North West 2015!

We were overjoyed to have AstraZeneca (Liverpool) return as our Headline Sponsor for The Big Bang North West 2015. AstraZeneca …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: A Teacher’s View…
July 10th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: A Teacher’s View…

The Big Bang North West 2015 was an amazing success, close to 6000 school children attended and enjoyed a STEM-sational …

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The Big Bang North West 2015 – Pre-event Press Release
July 07th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015 – Pre-event Press Release

BIG BANG NORTH WEST 2015: ‘6000 children to visit The Big Bang North West – Aintree will erupt with innovation!’ …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Royal Society of Chemistry Confirmed!
July 07th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Royal Society of Chemistry Confirmed!

Fantastic news! The Royal Society of Chemistry will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West 2015! Here’s what they’re bringing… …

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Professor Brian Cox calls for young scientists and engineers
May 01st 2014

Professor Brian Cox calls for young scientists and engineers

Professor Brian Cox has continually backed the development of young scientists and engineers in the UK but this year he’s …

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WIN DR LEAHY’S ZOOBUS FOR THE DAY!
January 22nd 2015

WIN DR LEAHY’S ZOOBUS FOR THE DAY!

YES, IT’S NEARLY TIME FOR OUR BIG BANG NORTH WEST 2015 COMPETITION! This year you could win the opportunity to …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Science and Technology Facilities Council Confirmed!
July 07th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Science and Technology Facilities Council Confirmed!

We are overjoyed to announce that the Science and Technology Facilities Council will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Institution of Mechanical Engineers Confirmed!
July 06th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Institution of Mechanical Engineers Confirmed!

We are overjoyed to announce that the Institution of Mechanical Engineers will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West …

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Off to Aintree – The Big Bang cometh!
April 25th 2014

Off to Aintree – The Big Bang cometh!

What a day we had on Tuesday! Aintree was nothing short of awesome and it was so exciting for us to …

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