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Transport for London Apprentices!

We’re very excited to announce that this year we have got over 30 Transport for London apprentices joining us at SMASHfestUK! These budding apprentices will help us to showcase engineering as a part of our festival. We will have them with us all week during half term and there won’t be a dull moment! They…


We Did Start The Fire!

SMASHfestUK is largely aimed at families and young people – but that doesn’t mean we can’t spice things up in the evening! Join us at The Albany Theatre on the 16th February at 7pm for our fundraiser show ‘We Did Start The Fire’ – Grown ups only! We’ve put together a line-up of fantastic performers…


SMASHfestUK 2017 is Open for Business!

The Award Winning SMASHfestUK is officially back!…


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