Category Archives: Education

King’s is inspired by science

Last week, a host of phenomenally talented scientists and engineers came along to share their knowledge and expertise at The King’s School.  The school was delighted to host its first Inspiring Minds event, with a strong science and engineering theme.  Pupils from King’s and other local schools were able to hear from, and indeed meet,…
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TECHNE: Creating Art

An exhibition presenting work by five artists employed as Technical Demonstrators at the University of Chester has just opened at the city’s Grosvenor Museum.  ‘Techne: Creating Art’ runs until 4 February. Councillor Samantha Dixon, Leader of Cheshire West and Chester Council, said:  “The exhibition has been created in partnership between the Grosvenor Museum and the…
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Mystery of the Halton Castle skeletons deepens

The second season of excavations at Halton Castle has raised more questions that it has answered. Archaeologists from Norton Priory and the University of Salford Centre for Applied Archaeology had hoped to discover why two people were buried in such an extraordinary location. However, as BBC North West’s Inside Out team discovered, the community dig…
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