What does it take to be an engineer: Ray Latham

What does it take to be an engineer: Ray Latham As we aim to inspire North East children about careers in STEM, with the help of STEM Ambassadors, we lift the curtain to explore what a job in engineering actually means, what it involves and the path youngster need to undertake if they want to […]

What does it take to be an engineer: Molly Bell

What does it take to be an engineer: Molly Bell As we aim to inspire North East children about careers in STEM, with the help of STEM Ambassadors, we lift the curtain to explore what a job in engineering actually means, what it involved and the path youngster need to undertake if they want to […]

Reece Foundation to support Bring It On North East for a third year

Reece Foundation to support Bring It On North East for a third year The Reece Foundation donates £10,000 to the biggest celebration of engineering in the region. Bring It On North East aims to inspire, educate and motivate young people aged 9-14 to explore engineering as their future career. The Reece Foundation is now into […]

Leading light manufacturer Thorn Lighting returns to support Bring It On 2019

A leading light manufacturer in the UK, Thorn Lighting have participated and supported the last couple of Bring It On events. The company donated support by providing all lighting at last year’s Bring it On event and will be supporting the event again this year. We caught up with Martin Thompson, Thorn Academy of Light […]

A hundred students in technology tournament

A hundred students in technology tournament On Friday, March 22nd, a hundred students aged 11-16+ will be competing in the first North East Technology Tournament, organised by Rotary North East. Teams of four, from schools throughout the North East, will each be given materials and a challenge to complete a task. Prizes will be given […]

The Platten family supports Bring It On North East

The Platten family supports Bring It On North East Bring It On North East has been supported by the Platten Family Fund at the Community Foundation. The fund was established by Tony and Anne Platten following the sale of their business, and funds activity that helps inspire a new generation of North East engineers. Tony […]

Digital pioneer Siemens joins Bring It On North East for a third consecutive year

Digital pioneer Siemens joins Bring It On North East for a third consecutive year The largest engineering gala in the North East – Bring It On – will return for a third consecutive year to Sunderland, bringing together industry and education to celebrate North East engineering opportunities for our children. Over 80 local businesses are […]