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Children’s Advisory Board: Chisenhale Primary School

Children’s Advisory Board: Chisenhale Primary School

As part of our continued effort to improve our now>press>play experiences, we’ve enlisted the help of pupils from Chisenhale Primary School in Tower Hamlets, London. Our children’s Advisory board is made up of children spanning the whole school, helping to…

Join us at Digital Summer Trip 2014!

Join us at Digital Summer Trip 2014!

Digital Summer Trip returns to Tech City this July, with three new digital sites! The world’s leading digital and media companies, producers and programmers to share their tech secrets along side now>press>play to host hands-on digital workshops, from app design to…

now>press>play chosen for the Big Venture Challenge 2014!

now>press>play chosen for the Big Venture Challenge 2014!

We’ve had some very exciting news at now>press>play HQ this week. We are thrilled to announce that we are one of the winners of this year’s Big Venture Challenge 2014. The Big Venture Challenge gives the country’s leading social ventures intensive support…

Introducing: Benjamin Tassie

Introducing: Benjamin Tassie

Who are you and what are you doing here? My name is Benjamin Tassie, and I’m a composer. At now>press>play my job essentially entails upsetting children. Or scaring them, or exciting them… In other words I take the (fantastic) scripts…

Dreaming Big with Astrophysicist Brooke Simmons

Dreaming Big with Astrophysicist Brooke Simmons

This week is Astronomy Week! We asked Astrophysicist Brooke Simmons to tell us a bit about how she got into space. Brooke is one of the scientists who has been working with us on Sound Science, our KS3 Science project…