Guess what? We Won!

What a night. What an amazing night! We never thought it possible there are so many brilliant projects. But it happened. We won! Thank you so much NCCPE And thank you so much to everyone that made this possible. The people of Deptford and Lewisham. The Schools. All the young people’s hard work. Our partners…


We’re on the way to the Awards Ceremony!

  We’re on our way to Bristol, feeling very excited! SMASHfestUK has been shortlisted for a national university public engagement award, and we’re off to the NCCPE Engage Conference where there’ll be an exhibition of all the finalists, and interviews to decide the ultimate winner. We’re honoured to be there, in the company of such…


Engineer Kick Off Meeting is a SMASH!

Wow – what a night! Our inaugural kick off meeting at the Albany theater rocked! The ideas just flowed and our new engineering team just kept going! I’m not going to let you in on what we have planned but lets just say SMASHfestUk this year is going to be a blast  – and I…


SMASHfestUK is Erupting in Deptford in 2017 – Thank You RAE!

Those ingenious people at the Royal Academy of Engineering have awarded SMASHfestUK an Ingenious grant! The RAE saw how brilliant SMASHfestUK is – made so by the wonderful people of Deptford. SMASHfestUK is just bowled over and so honoured by the award. Thank you RAE you’re fab!  The Ingenious public engagement awards are for projects…


SMASHfestUK is Erupting in Deptford in 2017 – Thank You RAE!

Those ingenious people at the Royal Academy of Engineering have awarded SMASHfestUK an Ingenious grant! The RAE saw how brilliant SMASHfestUK is – made so by the wonderful people of Deptford. SMASHfestUK is just bowled over and so honoured by the award. Thank you RAE you’re fab!  The Ingenious public engagement awards are for projects…


SMASHfestUK seeks Producer for RAE Ingenious ‘Survival Village and general production duties

SMASHfestUK – RAE ‘Ingenious’ Survival Village and general festival Producer SMASHfestUK is a science and arts mashup festival based in SE London which will return for its third birthday in February 2017. Aimed at young people and their families in SE8, which is a vibrant and culturally diverse community currently underserved by informal science provision,…


SMASHfestUK 2016 Gallery

See the action from SMASHfestUK 2016 in our Flickr Gallery: https://www.flickr.com/photos/30542236@N04/sets/72157665587627752    


A MASSIVE THANK YOU from the SMASHfestUK Team

A massive THANK YOU to everyone who took part in Smashfestuk this week, and to everyone who came and visited us! We hope you all had a fun time, learnt lots about ‪#‎science‬ ‪#‎stem‬, stretched your creativity and curiousity and found out how to survive a ‪#‎Solarstorm‬. A massive THANK YOU to our partners and…


Vound Software partners with SMASHfestUK

For 2016, and beyond, international eDiscovery company Vound Software will be sponsoring SMASHfestUK to support their mission of inspiring and developing the next generation of creative problem solvers worldwide. Vound blogged about Solar Storm, the 2016 story: “Imagine this, no more TV, no heat, no phones, no social media, the transport system has ground to…


I’m Wearing My Thermals

Venue: THE ALBANY | YELLOW ROOM Time:  Thursday 2-6PM, Friday & Saturday 10AM-6PM Age Range: Suitable for ages 7+ SMASHfestUK with DR Nate, DR Indi & THE YOUNG SCIENCE EXPLAINERS This is an epic game of hide-and-seek using only the heat from your body as the signal that will give away your hiding place. Will you find a thermal…