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Category: STEM

15th March 2019

Reece Group and Williams Showcase Pioneering Technology to Drive North East Innovation

Ultralight and extremely efficient, the FW-EVX platform from Williams Advanced Engineering is designed to showcase technology for future electric cars. This week, the team from Williams visited engineering firm Reece Group in Newcastle to meet...

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8th March 2019

Girl Guides Race to the Finals of National Robotics Competition

Young engineers will fly the flag for North East Girl Guiding in the finals of the Tomorrow’s Engineers EEP Robotics Challenge after winning a unique heat. Over 100 guides from across the region designed, built...

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7th February 2019

TV Architect George Clarke Hops on Board Newcastle’s Digital Double Decker

Newcastle-based education charity Success4All has converted a London double decker into the UK’s first ever mobile learning bus to help widen access to STEM subjects. Thanks to funding from the Reece Foundation and other local...

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20th June 2018

The Great Exhibition of the North Events Inspires Young Innovators

From Stephenson’s Rocket to the robots of the future, electric kit cars to Lego landmarks, there are so many opportunities to get inspired by engineering this summer thanks to the Great Exhibition of the North....

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14th June 2018

Whizz Kids – Young Engineers in Top Gear at Great Exhibition of the North STEM Challenge

The thrill of the racetrack came to Newcastle’s Quayside when hundreds of children from across the region competed for pole position in electric kit cars they had built themselves from scratch. The Greenpower Goblin Race...

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5th June 2018

Reece Innovation Awards Prizes to Young Engineers

Reece Innovation was pleased to award prizes to four promising young engineers following a competition to design the Teenager’s Bedroom of the Future. Jess Scott and Hannah Nicholson from Hexham were named as winners of...

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21st March 2018

Reece Foundation Teams-Up with Great Exhibition of the North to Inspire the Next Generation of Innovative Engineers

Children and young people across the UK will have the opportunity to take part in the biggest event in England this year, Great Exhibition of the North, following the launch of a dedicated schools’ programme...

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8th March 2018

Reece Group Supports the Year of Engineering 2018

The Government has launched a pioneering campaign that aims to transform the way young people see engineering and boost numbers entering the profession. Ministers from across government are joining forces with engineers, industry experts and...

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19th February 2018

Engineers team-up with Girlguiding North East to tackle the gender gap in STEM

Over a hundred girl guides from units across the North East went head-to-head in a special round of the Tomorrow’s Engineers EEP Robotics Challenge. The partnership between EngineeringUK, Girlguiding North East and the Reece Foundation...

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7th February 2018

Reece Group is Shortlisted for Regional Business Awards

Reece Group has been shortlisted in the Heart of the Community category at the Tyneside and Northumberland regional final of the North East Business Awards. The nomination follows the Group’s support for charities and organisations...

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