Engineering Shows


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Our fantastic range of engineering shows

We offer the following engineering shows to inspire and engage primary and secondary students with engineering. We focus on what engineering is about and how it impacts our everyday lives, with some exciting and interactive demos.

 

Primary School Shows

Who wants to be a superhero?

Just what exactly do scientists and engineers do? How do planes fly? How can we see through the dust in space? How do engineers make playgrounds safer to play in? How are they saving the planet?

Izzy’s Incredible Adventure

Can you help Izzy on her incredible adventure? Along the way discover and explore how transport really works! Can a toaster make a hot air balloon rise? Why do space rockets need explosions? Can you make metal float? Finally meet the ultimate transport for land, water and air – the hovercraft!

Bloodhound Supersonic Car

The mission: to build a car capable of travelling at over 1000mph and inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers.What are the challenges in building a vehicle that travels faster then a speeding bullet?

 

Secondary School Shows

Engineering for Life – From Cradle to Grave

How can engineering let us see inside ourselves, improve sporting performance and give someone extra independenc

Bloodhound Supersonic Car

The mission: to build a car capable of travelling at over 1000mph and inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers. What are the challenges in building a vehicle that travels faster then a speeding bullet?

A Rough Guide to Engineering

What is Engineering? Where can you find it? Come on a journey around the world and find out all about what engineers do, and how they do it!

What people say about us

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    • “We all thoroughly enjoyed the two different shows that you put on for us! The children were all talk about them the following day! The teachers were too!”
      Mary Mother of Hope School, Dublin
    • “There is no doubt at all that you made a big impact on the pupils, on the parents and indeed on all those who were privileged to be present”
      R. Court, Birkdale School, Sheffield
    • “Zoe was very pleasant, enthusiastic and engaged the children throughout each show. A very enjoyable day, everyone commented on Zoe’s enthusiasm”
      Uplands Junior School
    • “Both the staff and pupils thoroughly enjoyed watching the shows and taking part; it was a very welcome addition to our Science Day which provided and opportunity to present science to the children in an exciting way.”
      Thomas Jolyffe Primary School
    • “The show was organised, professional and creative. Many thanks for your hard work and commitment.”
      J. Ford, Barry Comprehensive
    • “We had around 2700 visitors. 98% of visitors rated the event as ‘excellent’ or ‘good’. Your session was also named by a number of guests as their ‘highlight’ of the festival”
      J. Heaton-Marriott, Lancashire Science Festival
    • “Your contribution has drawn extremely positive comments from all sections of the school community – pupils and staff, parents, governors and others”
      K. Geary, Marlwood School, Bristol
    • “David was very clever, funny and kept the children engaged.”
      Cross Gates Primary School
    • “You had an attentive and appreciative audience, quite an achievement when you consider that there were eight hundred 14-16 year olds in the auditorium”
      R. Newby, The Training Partnership
    • “Loved how much the children were involved, and the enthusiasm of Zoë – amazing”
      Thomas’s Clapham, London
    • “This was the best show. Amazing story! Heartfelt, emotional but furthermore very informative and I found a lot out!”
      Visitor, Lancashire Science Festival