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22nd Jun

Catalyst part of ‘A History of the North in 100 Objects’

A History of the North in 100 Objects is a website-based project intended to showcase the pioneering spirit and impact of the North of England’s in...

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19th Jun

Catalyst to create new gallery – Harry Baker and 120 years of chlorine!

The Catalyst Science Discovery Centre and Museum in Widnes, Cheshire, the only UK museum celebrating the history of the chemical industry, has been...

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16th May

Friends of Catalyst awarded Big Lottery Funding

In Feb 2018 The Friends of Catalyst group were awarded funding from Big Lottery – Awards for All – to enable them to bring in a part time Volunteer...

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3rd Apr

Hawks Chemical Co Ltd helps to inspire young scientists!

Excited pupils from St Georges Primary School in Hyde became scientists for the day when they visited Catalyst Science Discovery Centre in Widnes r...

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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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