2016…what a year!

Lend Me Your Ears! Well. 2016. What a… year. Whilst it frequently felt like the wheels were coming off the world, it’s been an exciting time at now>press>play HQ as…

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Best of Big Bang Fair & Education Show 2016!

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Last week, now>press>play were in full event mode at the NEC. And no, we weren’t taking part in Crufts. We were simultaneously exhibiting at Education Show 2016 and running an…

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“Make it fun, make it interesting, and make it relevant.” – Dr Emily Grossman on teaching science
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“Make it fun, make it interesting, and make it relevant.” – Dr Emily Grossman on teaching science

This week we at now>press>play have been celebrating #ScienceWeek by engaging with lots of young people at The Big Bang Fair at Birmingham's NEC. New studies have shown a decrease…

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National Storytelling Week
National Storytelling Week has been running for 16 years by the Society for Storytelling

National Storytelling Week

Next week is National Storytelling Week and boy, do we love stories! National Storytelling Week has been happening for 16 years. It is an annual event held by the Society…

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Anti-Bullying Week 2015 – Make a noise about bullying
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Anti-Bullying Week 2015 – Make a noise about bullying

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Anti-Bullying Week in England is coordinated by the Anti-Bullying Alliance and this year is from the 16th - 20th November. Now Press Play are doing everything we can to support the campaign.…

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Audley Primary School – Armistice Day
People wear poppies to show their respect for those who gave their lives in the war.

Audley Primary School – Armistice Day

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At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month, people across the country join together in a two-minute silence to remember the nation's war dead. We hold…

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International Literacy Day

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Around 1 in 5 or 776 million adults worldwide can't write their own name or read a line from a book (In the UK 1 in 6 people struggle with…

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Making new school friends

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Continuing our series for children who will be moving from primary to secondary school today our founder Alice talks about the importance of the friends she eventually met during her…

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