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Enginuity to host exciting Sci-Tech Fair

Enginuity to host exciting Sci-Tech Fair For one day only families will be able to participate in a wide range of exciting activities and challenges at the Sci-Tech Fair to be held at Enginuity, near Ironbridge, Shropshire on Saturday, 5th March.

The aim of the fair is to showcase the amazing world of science, technology, engineering and mathematics through a fascinating and imaginative range of hands-on activities and interactive shows.

Themed activities range from robotics, life in space and giant constructions to inventions that go bang or are slimy, wildlife and medical technology. Join in with many interactive presentations including Thinktank with their planetarium; Simon Airey and his exotic creatures; Science Made Simple with their ‘Music to Your Ears’ shows and the Wrekin Riders with their BMX Bikes.

Mel Weather from Enginuity said; “You will be able to get hands-on with Scalextric activities, building giant structures, making slime, firing rocket cars and even fly fishing. There will be something exciting for all the family making everyone a sci-tech enthusiast”.

Teachers and their families will be given free entry to Enginuity for the day on completion of a registration form; normal admission prices will apply for the general public (adults £7.65, children/students under 18 years in full time education and the 60 plus £6.55, under 5s free), The Sci-Tech Fair is included in the cost of admission to Enginuity and will be open from 10am until 4pm.

For further information, contact the Ironbridge Tourist Information Centre on Tel: 01952 433 424 or visit The Gorge is easily reached via the M6 and M54 motorways exiting at Telford (M54 junction 4 or 6). 

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