Engineering your way through the summer holidays

Keep children’s minds active over the summer holidays with the Holiday Makers, a free programme created by the Year of Engineering.

Looking for new ways of entertaining young people during the holidays? The Holiday Makers is a one-stop-shop for families looking for fun ways to keep children’s minds sharp this summer.

From inspiring challenges to hands-on activities, this programme enables children to learn more about engineering and the wonderful opportunities it can bring.

New challenges will be announced every week throughout July and August, along with details of the prizes up for grabs. To stay up-to-date with when new challenges will be released, you can download a challenge card from the Year of Engineering website.

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2018 is the Year of Engineering

A career in engineering is exciting, rewarding and creative and yet there is a big shortage of engineers entering the workforce. The Year of Engineering aims to inspire the next generation and show young people what a career in engineering is actually like.

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