News 2018-04-18T13:27:14+00:00


Earth Day 2018

Earth Day is an event celebrated every year on the 22nd of April. It’s an important day for people all over the world. It is a day when we celebrate our planet Earth [...]

Recycled Plastic Sculpture – Art Workshops

Our next Plastic Sculpture workshop is this Saturday afternoon (21st April) from 1pm to 3pm at the The Pavements Shopping Centre, Chesterfield. Come along and help us create an amazing whale sculpture that [...]

Fairtrade Electronics Should be the Next Big Thing!

More and more consumers are making their purchases based on their moral values and how they want to contribute to the world. When we think of Fairtrade, we think about workers being paid [...]

British Science Week 2018

British Science Week runs from Friday 9th March to Sunday 18th March, and as always we have organised a few events. This year's Citizen Science project is based on the Plastic Tide and [...]

New Year, New Home

At the start of 2018, we moved into our new home. Officially the first tenants of the newly renovated Innovation Hub at the University of Derby St. Helena Campus [...]

Tech Club at Monkey Park CIC

Every third Saturday of the month between 2pm and 4pm, Monkey Park CIC run a free technology club open to children between 7 to 13 years of age. Run by volunteers with technical [...]

People Like Me – Trafford College

On the 11th July 2017, our STEM Ambassador Ann ran a People Like Me workshop for local Year 7 girls at Trafford College in Manchester. 30 girls attended from Broadoak School, Manchester Creative and [...]

British Science Week 2017

On Friday 10th March 2017, Brampton Brewery held one of their regular brewery tours, but with a small change. To mark British Science Week, Head Brewer Chris Radford, incorporated an additional section to [...]

Fact Finding in London

Sir John Barbirolli, was born in Holborn, London in 1899, a stone's throw away from the Royal Academy of Music (RAM) where he studied as a cellist. He is remembered above all as [...]

British Science Week 2016

British Science week this year ran from 11th to 20th March. British Science Week is a ten-day programme of science, technology, engineering and maths events and activities across the [...]

We are part of the School for Social Entrepreneurs

Way back in March 2015, we attended a Taster session in Leeds hosted by the School for Social Entrepreneurs about their Lloyds Bank programme which is a free 14-day course offering learning and mentoring about [...]

Hello World!

Okay, that is such a "geek-ish" way to start a blog, but that is exactly who we are - geeks! Not going to try and hide it. But I think we're cool geeks and we're [...]