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 […]

Bring it On Returns with a Bang

Bring It On returns with a bang Bring it On, the largest celebration of engineering in the North East, returns for the third year in a row. This event is a collaboration of national and regional businesses who are helping to close the skills gap for engineering by allowing young people to experience real hands-on […]

Learned from the past and looking to the future … Bring It On North East

Learned from the past and looking to the future … Bring It On North East There is a need for 124,000 Level 3+ core engineering roles per year in the UK according to The State of Engineering Report 2018. Not to mention that an additional 79,000 Level 3+ related engineering roles per year to 2024. […]

Bring it On! North East receives local support

Local technology, engineering and science businesses have come together to support Bring It On! – the biggest celebration of Engineering in the North East.   Bring it On! is a two-day exhibition taking place on the 3rd and 4th October at the Beacon of Light, Sunderland’s most innovative sports and education facility. Welcoming over 70 […]

Local company gives light to Bring It On

A leading light manufacturer in the UK have donated their support by providing all lighting at this year’s Bring it On event, designed to inspire the next generation of engineers. Bring it On will welcoming over 2500 children to the Beacon of Light as well as 70 businesses from all over the region. Thorn Lighting […]