June 30 2016

Wiltshire Festival of Engineering welcomes support from regional technology firms

The Wiltshire Festival of Engineering has won the support of major sponsors, including the James Dyson Foundation, Hitachi, Good Energy and Great Western Railway.

The Festival, the brainchild of Chippenham MP Michelle Donelan, aims to inspire the next generation of local engineers and manufacturers, paving the way for a new skilled workforce for future business needs.

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January 7 2016

I’m organising an Engineering Festival – one step to help plug the skills gap

My latest column in the Wiltshire Gazette & Herald and Wiltshire Times – “My engineering festival will help plug the skills gap”

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January 4 2016

Speaking with the BBC about my plans for a Wiltshire Festival of Engineering

This morning I spoke about my plans for a Wiltshire festival of Engineering with BBC Wiltshire and the importance of addressing the engineering skills shortage.

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