Denford Ltd - Sales Vacancy:

Denford Ltd - Sales Vacancy:   A rare opportunity has arisen for a highly-motivated, suitably-qualified individual to join our Dynamic UK Sales Team!   For over fifty years Denford Limited has striven to bring together the very best CAD/CAM and CNC manufacturing solutions for design ...

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Posted 7 years ago

F1 IN SCHOOLS PITSTOPS WITH RED BULL RACING IN MILTON KEYNES

Visitors to Red Bull Racing's Celebration event in Milton Keynes last weekend not only had the chance to watch the Formula 1™ World Champion, Sebastian Vettel, light up his tyres in the city centre as he and team mate Mark Webber celebrated the team's success with demonstration runs on the str...

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Posted 7 years ago

SILVERSTONE CIRCUIT To HOST F1 IN SCHOOLS UK CHAMPIONS AT FORMULA 1 SANTANDER BRITISH GRAND PRIX

SILVERSTONE CIRCUIT TO HOST 2012 F1 IN SCHOOLS UK CHAMPIONS AT FORMULA 1 SANTANDER BRITISH GRAND PRIX The 2012 F1 in Schools UK Champions will receive an unforgettable prize courtesy of Silverstone Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Santander British Grand Prix. The victorious student team will be ...

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Posted 7 years ago

F1 in Schools at 2011 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

F1 in Schools at 2011 Abu Dhabi Grand PrixYas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi is the home of the F1 in Schools Centre of Excellence and will be showcasing the F1 in Schools Technology Challenge at this weekend's Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix.   F1 in Schools will have a large area to show case the cha...

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Posted 7 years ago

Enter your F1 in Schools Team into the National Science & Engineering Competition before 31st Oct

Enter your F1 in Schools Team into the National Science & Engineering Competition via an online entry form before Monday 31 October 2011The National Science & Engineering Competition runs between the 15th and 16th March at the Big Bang Fair 2012 held at the Birmingham NEC. Any 11-18 year old...

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Posted 7 years ago

Pride of Britain Awards 2011: Llew Davies named Teacher Of The Year for F1 twist to science

Pride of Britain Awards 2011: Llew Davies named Teacher Of The Year for F1 twist to scienceInspirational Llew Davies is a self-confessed 'big kid' who puts education in the fast lane, delivering outstanding teaching with a Formula 1 twist.The 29-year-old has helped to transform Bangor's Ys...

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Posted 7 years ago

BERNIE ECCLESTONE PRESENTS HIS TROPHY TO NEWLY CROWNED 2011 F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD CHAMPIONS

BERNIE ECCLESTONE PRESENTS HIS TROPHY TO NEWLY CROWNED 2011 F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD CHAMPIONS Bernie Ecclestone, President and CEO, Formula One Management, presented the newly crowned 2011 F1 in Schools™ World Champions with the trophy which he commissioned especially for this global educ...

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Posted 7 years ago

WELSH STUDENT TEAM CELEBRATES AWARD SUCCESS AT 2011 F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALS

WELSH STUDENT TEAM CELEBRATES AWARD SUCCESS AT 2011 F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALSFflam, a team of students from Ysgol Botwnnog, Gwynedd, celebrated last night after winning the Best Sponsorship and Marketing Award and receiving the Marussia Virgin Racing trophy at the 2011 F1 in Schools™ World Fi...

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Posted 7 years ago

ESSEX STUDENT TEAM REPEATS AWARD SUCCESS AT 2011 F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALS

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AUSTRALIAN TEAM CROWNED F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD CHAMPIONS

AUSTRALIAN TEAM CROWNED F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD CHAMPIONSThe Australian National Anthem rang out and glittering gold confetti showered over Pentagliders, from Brooks High School, Tasmania, as the Australian team lifted the Bernie Ecclestone World Champions trophy and were crowned 2011 F1 in School World...

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Posted 7 years ago

SEPANG INTERNATIONAL CIRCUIT HOSTS 2011 F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALS GIFT EXCHANGE EVENT

SEPANG INTERNATIONAL CIRCUIT HOSTS 2011 F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALS GIFT EXCHANGE EVENTSepang International Circuit hosted a Gift Exchange Welcome event for the 2011 F1 in Schools™ World Finals today.  The event kicks off the start of this prestigious annual student initiative and is the...

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Posted 7 years ago

GARY ANDERSON RETURNS TO SEEK ENGINEERS OF THE FUTURE AT 2011 F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALS

GARY ANDERSON RETURNS TO SEEK ENGINEERS OF THE FUTURE AT 2011 F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALSGary Anderson, one of Formula 1™'s most prolific engineers, returns as Chair of Judges at the prestigious annual F1 in Schools™ World Finals, readying his marking sheet for the 2011 event to be hel...

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Posted 7 years ago

ESSEX STUDENTS FORFEIT SUMMER HOLIDAYS FOR RACE TO F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD CHAMPIONS TITLE

ESSEX STUDENTS FORFEIT SUMMER HOLIDAYS FOR RACE TO F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD CHAMPIONS TITLE Five Essex students have missed out on a long, leisurely summer holiday, but they are not complaining. In the race to win the F1 in Schools™ World Champions crown, this team of 17-year-olds from St. John Pa...

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Posted 7 years ago

Botwnnog students fly the flag for Wales as they race to Malaysia for F1 in Schools World Finals

Botwnnog students fly the flag for Wales as they race to Malaysia for 2011 F1 in Schools World Finals The honour of representing Wales at the forthcoming 2011 F1 in Schools World Finals is very important to five Botwnnogstudents who will be travelling to Malaysia next week to compete in this presti...

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Posted 7 years ago

BRITISH STUDENTS PREPARE TO WIN AT F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALS 2011

BRITISH STUDENTS PREPARE TO WIN AT F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALS 2011 Giving up the summer holiday and having little spare time for leisure has been a necessity for three British teams of students who will travel to Malaysia next month for the  F1 in Schools™ World Finals 2011, an event whi...

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Posted 7 years ago

F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALS 2011 TO BE HELD IN KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA

  F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINALS 2011 TO BE HELD IN KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA Official endorsement from the Malaysian Ministry of Education   F1 in Schools is pleased to announce that the 2011 Formula One in Schools Technology Challenge World Finals will take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia t...

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Posted 7 years ago

FREE MCLAREN BOOK FOR THE NEXT 100 F1 CLASS TEAMS TO REGISTER

100 McLaren F1 books up for grabs for the next 100 F1 class teams that register for the UK regional finals in February... McLaren F1 have kindly donated 100 fantastic hard back books which will be given to the next 100 teams that complete registration for the UK F1 Class Regional Finals which ...

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Posted 7 years ago

FERRARI CALIFORNIA EXPERIENCE: Brightening the lives of the UK's Deserving Children

Following last year's inaugural event at Silverstone Circuit, Ferrari North Europe once again joined forces with the British Racing Drivers‟ Club and Silverstone Circuit to give some of the nation‟s most deserving young people a very special experience. Earlier today, 50 disabled, disa...

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F1 IN SCHOOLS™ WINNERS REV UP FOR A MEMORABLE FORMULA 1™ BRITISH GRAND PRIX EXPERIENCE

F1 IN SCHOOLS™ WINNERS REV UP FOR A MEMORABLE FORMULA 1™ BRITISH GRAND PRIX EXPERIENCE Excitement is building for winning teams from the 2011 F1 in Schools UK National Finals with the approach of the 2011 Formula 1™ Santander British Grand Prix, as students prepare to experience a...

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Posted 7 years ago

THE ULTIMATE DREAM REALISED: FROM STUDENT F1 COMPETITION TO THE REAL WORLD OF FORMULA ONE!

THE ULTIMATE DREAM REALISED: FROM STUDENT F1 COMPETITION TO THE REAL WORLD OF FORMULA ONE!   “I wouldn't have got this far without F1 in Schools”, says Matt Cruickshank, a 20 year-old student from Sydney, Australia, who has realised his ambition to work in Formula One. “My   experi...

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Posted 7 years ago

EDINBURGH STUDENTS INVITED TO REPRESENT SCOTLAND AT 2011 F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD FINAL

It will be a day to remember for C-Force, a team of students from Craig Royston Community School, Edinburgh who celebrated being crowned Scottish National Champions at the Scottish National Finals of the Formula 1 in Schools Technology Challenge 2011 held last week at Adam Smith College in Fife. T...

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Posted 7 years ago

ENTER NOW - Bloodhound SSC Class at Goodwood Festival of Speed

As a Design & Technology teacher with 23 years of classroom experience, I fear we are losing sight of THE ELEMENT in our young students. This is what Sir Ken Robinson refers to (in his book THE ELEMENT; HOW FINDING YOUR PASSION CHANGES EVERYTHING) as the place where the things we love to do, and...

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Posted 7 years ago

Calder Valley MP Craig Whittaker puts his reactions to the test during a visit to Denford Ltd

Calder Valley MP Craig Whittaker put his reaction time to the test in an F1 in Schools race when he visited Denford's new purpose built facility in Brighouse earlier today.   Denford Ltd has been based in Brighouse for over 60 years and recently moved into the new purpose built factory on ...

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Posted 7 years ago

Octane Racing to Represent Ireland in F1 in Schools™ Technology Challenge World Finals

Octane Racing from Dundalk Grammar School, have been declared the overall winners of the 2011 F1 in Schools Technology Challenge, powered in Ireland by the Irish Computer Society at the National Finals held in Griffith College Dublin today. Team members Niall Donnolly, (Project Manager/Sponsorshi...

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Posted 7 years ago

ROB SMEDLEY JOINS F1 IN SCHOOLS PATRONS ROSTER

F1 in Schools, a global educational initiative, welcomes Rob Smedley, Race Engineer, Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, to its growing list of patrons from the Formula 1 community. Smedley has been a loyal supporter of F1 in Schools for many years and has welcomed many of the World Finals teams into the Scu...

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Posted 7 years ago

GATESHEAD SCHOOL TEAM CROWNED GT IN SCHOOLS UK NATIONAL CHAMPIONS 2011

G-MAC, a team of four students from Emmanuel College, Gateshead, celebrated winning the GT in Schools Sports Car Challenge at the Big Bang Science Fair in London today.   The Jaguar-supported educational initiative drew the very best of budding design engineering talent. With a high standard...

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Posted 7 years ago

WALES PRIMARY SCHOOL TEAM WINS PRIMARY FORMULA ONE TECHNOLOGY CHALLENGE

It was a Welsh lock-out in the 2011 Primary F1 in Schools National Finals last week, with student teams from three Welsh schools taking all three podium places. Team X-Dream, a team of Primary School students from Ysgol y Talwrn, Llangefni, celebrated winning the 2011 Primary Formula One in Schools ...

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Posted 7 years ago

ESSEX STUDENTS SUCCESSFULLY DEFEND NATIONAL CHAMPIONS TITLE IN THE FORMULA ONE TECHNOLOGY CHALLENGE

It will be a day to remember for Dynamic, a team of students from St. John Payne Catholic Comprehensive School, Rayleigh, Essex, who celebrated being crowned UK National Champions at the National Finals of the  Formula 1 in Schools Technology Challenge 2011 held this week at the Big Bang Scienc...

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Posted 7 years ago

NEW F1 IN SCHOOLS UK CHAMPIONS TO BE CROWNED NEXT WEEK AT 2011 NATIONAL FINALS

It's GO, GO, GO next week for the 2011 Formula 1 in Schools Technology Challenge National Finals, being held at the Big Bang Science Fair in London. Twenty eight student teams are getting ready for this prestigious competition, having won through from Regional Finals across the UK. Putting the finis...

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Posted 7 years ago

JAGUAR BACKED GT IN SCHOOLS CHALLENGE SET TO CROWN 2011 CHAMPIONS AT NATIONAL FINALS

It will be a nail-biting race to the chequered flag next week for teams competing in the National Finals of the Jaguar backed educational initiative, GT in Schools. The Big Bang Science Fair at Excel, London will host this year's event on 10th March and the pressure is mounting as the teams make the...

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Posted 7 years ago

SAE INTERNATIONAL TO PARTNER WITH F1 IN SCHOOLS IN THE USA

SAE International has partnered with F1 in Schools to host the USA F1 in Schools National Finals. This prestigious student event, which last year produced the F1 in Schools World champions, UNITUS Racing, will take place at Michigan International Speedway from May 11th – 13th, linking with a Formula...

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Posted 7 years ago

Reigning UK champions to return to National Finals

Dynamic set for return to National Finals Reigning UK F1 in Schools champions, 'Dynamic', a team of students from St John Payne School, Chelmsford, celebrated victory at the London and South East Regional Finals of the 2011 F1 in Schools Formula One Technology Challenge held recently at City Unive...

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Posted 7 years ago

LSA Technology and Performing Arts College sweeps four awards in North West Regionals

Ribblesdale High School, Clitheroe will be making a return visit to the F1 in Schools National Finals with their team, F1 Scintilla, winning the Formula 1 class at the North West regional final of the 2011 F1 in Schools Formula One Technology Challenge held recently at Jaguar Land Rover in Halewood....

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Posted 7 years ago

Rookie school wins Fastest F1 Class award at Yorks and Humberside Regional Finals

Rookie school wins Fastest F1 Class award The Yorkshire and Humberside regional final of the 2011 F1 in Schools Formula One Technology Challenge held at Tata Steel in Scunthorpe produced plenty of exciting racing and three worthy National Finalists. All girls team, 'Hughes' Honeyz', from Winterton ...

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Posted 7 years ago

North East has its National Finalists

Strong North East contingent win through to National Finals 'Carbon Fibrez', a team of students from St.Bedes Catholic Comprehensive School, Peterlee celebrated victory at the North East regional final of the 2011 F1 in Schools Formula One Technology Challenge held recently in Newcastle. The stude...

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Posted 7 years ago

New Curriculum Resource Materials

F1 in Schools, a highly acclaimed cross-curricular educational initiative for students aged 9-19 years, is moving into the classroom with the launch of comprehensive curriculum resource materials. The F1 in Schools challenge has been running for over ten years, with outstanding success in achievin...

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Posted 7 years ago

Denford Launch The MRC 40 a Versatile, Affordable Router, Miller & Engraver

Denford Limited, Proud Founders and Sponsors of F1 in Schools have just launched the new MRC 40 Machine and believe it will be hard to find a better-specified, more versatile machine at the price! The MRC 40 is ideal for the F1 in Schools challenge, when purchased with the optional F1 in Schoo...

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Posted 7 years ago

LOCAL AREA SCHOOLS COMPETE FOR PLACES IN UK F1 IN SCHOOLS NATIONAL FINAL

Student teams present and race their race cars of the future Local area schools will be racing head-to-head in the North East area regional finals of the F1 in Schools Formula One Technology Challenge, to be held at Newcastle University Business School on Tuesday 1st February 2011. The compe...

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Posted 7 years ago

F1 in Schools pitstops in Birmingham this week

F1 in Schools makes a pitstop at Autosport International Show in Birmingham this week, with this global educational challenge being showcased to thousands of visitors who visit this key event in the motor racing calendar.     The Formula One in Schools Technology Challenge is a global co...

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Posted 7 years ago

MARTIN WHITMARSH TO BE A PATRON OF F1 IN SCHOOLS

Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Team Principal, Martin Whitmarsh, joins an illustrious line-up of Formula 1 personalities as a Patron of F1 in Schools, lending his support to this global educational initiative, which is privileged to have the support of the Formula One community.   Andrew Denford, ...

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