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Maker Faire UK: a two day festival of hackers, crafters, coders, DIYers and garden shed inventors.
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Maker Faire UK: Saturday 01 - Sunday 02 April 2017

Maker Faire UK is the greatest show (and tell) on Earth! 
It’s a two day family friendly festival of invention and creativity which takes place at the Life Science Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. Maker Faire UK brings together over 300 hackers, crafters, coders, DIYers and garden shed inventors from across the globe – people who love to make stuff and who want to share their passion with the public.
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Life Science Centre Times Square Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne & Wear NE1 4EP UK

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We're looking for volunteers to help us make Maker Faire UK 2017 a success. Could you lend a hand? http://bit.ly/1LbacAP
Volunteering at our world-renowned festival is a great way to broaden your experience with roles on offer to suit many different interests and skill-sets.
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The Call for Volunteers is open! Could you help us run Maker Faire UK 2017? http://bit.ly/1LbacAP
Volunteering at our world-renowned festival is a great way to broaden your experience with roles on offer to suit many different interests and skill-sets.
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We'll be tuning into BBC 2 at 8pm tonight for #backyardbuilds. Who's joining us? bbc.in/1W1B6OA
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"My son has a small collection of model locomotives. If they break, rather than take them apart and try to fix them, I take them to a shop.

But that’s changing."

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First off, credit where credit’s due; the title of this post owes a lot to the title of this book. I’ve not finished reading the above book yet (in fact I’m a grand total of eight…
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Our Maker Month events are nearly over :'( Don't miss the last one at FabLab Sunderland on 7 May! http://bit.ly/1NTirxd
As part of Maker Month, on Saturday the 7th of May FabLab Sunderland will host its first ever Makerthon, a 24 hour making extravaganza bringing together making enthusiasts from around the region. Supported by our FabLab staff, participants will be assigned to teams to design and make objects which fit within this years brief, which will be revealed on the day. Sunday morning will be focused on finishing touches and participant presentations, conc...
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Online booking closes at 3pm on Friday 22 April, so book now! Tickets will also be available on the door for both days. http://bit.ly/1n50Uvb
Online booking closes at 3pm on Friday 22 April. Tickets will be available on the door. Adult Ticket Aged 18+: only £12.00 Child Ticket Aged 5-17: only £7.00 Family Ticket 2 Adults & 2 Children: only £28.00 (Save £10!) 1 Adult & 3 Children: only £28.00 (Save £5!) Children age
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The Call for Volunteers is open! Could you help us run Maker Faire UK 2017? http://bit.ly/1LbacAP
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The Call for Volunteers is open! Could you help us run Maker Faire UK 2017? http://bit.ly/1LbacAP
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We're looking forward to #BackyardBuilds on BBC2 tonight! Wonder if we'll know any of the featured #Makers?
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We LOVE this blog post from one of our visitors. It's exactly what we're all about :D http://bit.ly/26wvWyk
First off, credit where credit’s due; the title of this post owes a lot to the title of this book. I’ve not finished reading the above book yet (in fact I’m a grand total of eight…
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Online ticket sales for Maker Faire UK are now closed. Tickets are available on the door. See you this weekend! http://bit.ly/1NFpVUc
Everything you need to know about visiting Maker Faire UK 2016. OPENING TIMES Saturday 23 April 2016: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Sunday 24 April 2016: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Please note: as there’s so much going on at Maker Faire UK, Life Science Centre won’t be offering its usual programme. There will
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The Maker Faire UK map and programme is online now for a sneak peek at who's where and what's what this weekend: http://bit.ly/1SNNgVk
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