Category Archives: Education

Plastic Fantastic- An Exhibition at Lion Salt Works Museum

Until 11 February, the award-winning Lion Salt Works Museum, near Northwich, Cheshire is hosting an exhibition about the discovery of plastic in Northwich – a product that has become one of the world’s most used and controversial products. The exhibition has been put together by a group of local volunteer researchers who are keen to…
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Engineer Your Future 2017 Warrington Inspired Young Engineers

On Friday the 24th of November 2017, All About STEM facilitated Engineering Your Future Warrington at the Halliwell Jones Stadium. A sensational event inspiring future engineers! Now in its seventeenth year in London and its eleventh year in the North West, Engineering Your Future has become a key date in the diary of North West…
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RIGHT HERE, RIGHT NOW: 21st-Century Art

An exhibition presenting the art of this millennium has just opened at Chester’s Grosvenor Museum. ‘Right Here, Right Now: 21st-Century Art’ runs until 8 May. Councillor Samantha Dixon, Leader of Cheshire West and Chester Council, said: “The 21st century ‘comes of age’ in 2018. Arranged around the themes of people and animals, landscapes and buildings,…
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Railway Sign Returns Home

The Nantwich Market Drayton Junction sign from the signal box which used to control that railway junction has returned to Nantwich after almost 50 years and is now displayed at the museum. Donated to the museum by Jeremy Nicholls, whose family have cared for the sign for the last 48 years it features cast iron…
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