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9th Feb

Operation Earth: Environmental science for families launches nationwide!

NERC’s Operation Earth programme launches this month at 11 science and discovery centres across the UK. Visitors to the centres will get the chance...

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2nd Feb

Widnes pupils get scientific with Taylor Wimpey

Taylor Wimpey North West has donated more than £500 to Catalyst Science Discovery Centre, to fund class trips for a local Widnes school. Pupils at ...

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5th Dec

December fun thanks to The National Lottery!

On 12th and 13th December Catalyst Science Discovery Centre will be opening its doors for free to National Lottery players. Catalyst will be one of...

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4th Oct

Catalyst celebrates 30 years!

1987 saw the birth of Catalyst – The Museum of the Chemical Industry based in Widnes, Cheshire. Thirty years on and following a name change, ...

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22nd Sep

Catalyst to be part of Operation Earth

Catalyst Science Discovery Centre is delighted to announce that we have been selected as one of ten science centres across the UK who will deliver ...

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14th Sep

New art exhibition opens at Catalyst

Catalyst is thrilled to announce the opening of a new art exhibition called Crossings, by local artist and teacher Shaun Smyth. In this exhibition,...

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