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  1. International Women in Engineering Day event! 26th June Birmingham

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 14-06-2019
    Hello Everyone,

    Wanted to share an exciting event that Make UK is hosting in celebration of International Women in Engineering Day!

    Join us for the event at our Technology Hub in Birmingham...
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  2. Thanks Angela Ward it's great to see that you've...

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 30-05-2019
    Thanks Angela Ward it's great to see that you've started to see a difference in the way that apprenticeships are promoted in schools. When I was at school the only real option put forward to us as...
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  3. Thanks @Sim J Spode, Megan Ronayne & Angela Ward...

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 30-05-2019
    Thanks @Sim J Spode, Megan Ronayne & Angela Ward for sharing your opinions about the campaign with the community. I really like the Apprenticeships twitter account and the way they highlight the huge...
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  4. Entry is now open for the Make UK Manufacturing Awards!

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 29-05-2019
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    Hello Everyone,

    I wanted to share that entry is now open for the Make UK Manufacturing Awards! This is a great opportunity to share your success stories and be part of the UK’s biggest...
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  5. This week is mental health awareness week - what's your business doing?

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 13-05-2019
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    Hello everyone,

    As many of you know this week is Mental Health Awareness Week organised Mental Health Foundation. This year the theme is body image and its relationship to mental health.
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  6. Protolabs brings 3D printed dressed to the Met Gala!

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 09-05-2019
    Hey Eveyone,

    I often hear people within the manufacturing industry saying that 3D printing is a futuristic technology and they struggle to understand how it can be used in every day manufacturing....
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  7. @Kimmy Forshaw...

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 02-05-2019
    @Kimmy Forshaw - Thanks for sharing those great real-world examples of companies using 3D printing! Really helps others understand how they could use the technology.

    Fantastic to see Proto Labs is...
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  8. Make UK members recognised in Queen's Awards for Enterprise

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 26-04-2019
    Hello Everyone,

    As some of you may be aware the Queen's Awards for Enterprise were announced this week. These are awarded to businesses for outstanding achievement in four categories International...
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  9. Plans launched to boost digital skills for adults

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 23-04-2019
    Hello Everyone,

    Hope you all had a fantastic Easter break. I wanted to share a good news story with you all.

    Apprenticeships and Skills Minister Anne Milton unveils new qualifications based on...
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  10. Thanks Matt Chilton & David Holloway for the...

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 08-04-2019
    Thanks Matt Chilton & David Holloway for the lovely feedback! Thanks for being part of the Community, we couldn't do it without :)

    Amy
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  11. Make UK Community second anniversary!

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 04-04-2019
    Hello everyone,

    Today we are celebrating our second birthday today!

    Over the past two years, the community has grown to over 2000 members representing over 700 UK manufacturing organisations....
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  12. No deal Brexit implications briefing notes

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 03-04-2019
    Hello Everyone,

    Please see the attached a briefing note, compiled by Make UK Nina Gryf in the Make UK Brexit team regarding customs and no deal implications.

    This comes following questions from...
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  13. Predictions - What does the future hold for robotics and artificial intelligence

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 29-03-2019
    Hello Everyone,

    Happy Friday! I wanted to share this really cool video from Innovate UK all about what the future may hold for technologies such as robotics and artificial intelligence.

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  14. Hey Matt Chilton, Thanks for sharing with the...

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 22-03-2019
    Hey Matt Chilton,

    Thanks for sharing with the community :) There are some great success stories of thriving UK manufacturers in your roundup.

    Amy
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  15. Amazon to create 1,000 UK apprenticeships in ML and robotics

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 20-03-2019
    Hello Everyone,

    I spotted this good news story and wanted to share with you. Amazon has revealed plans to create more than 1,000 apprenticeships in the UK over the next two years, many of which...
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  16. Calling all manufacturers of wearable tech! Are you interested in working with the HSE?

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 18-03-2019
    Hello everyone,

    I wanted to share an interesting opportunity for any of you that manufacture wearable technology products. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is looking for organisations to...
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  17. UK SMEs are biggest online 3D printing users in EU

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 15-03-2019
    Hello Everyone,

    Happy Friday! As many of you know I'm fascinated by 3D printing, someone I work with was showing me an item that their child had printed on a school trip to a printing lab! It's...
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  18. Make UK Community App now available!

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 06-03-2019
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    We are excited to announce that the Make UK Community App is now available!

    The app will keep you up to date with the latest conversations in the community while you are on the go. The...
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  19. Thanks for sharing Rakesh Shah there's some...

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 28-02-2019
    Thanks for sharing Rakesh Shah there's some really interesting advice in here :)
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  20. Put your questions to our Brexit experts – free webinar 28/02/19

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 26-02-2019
    The final countdown to Brexit is on, with just over a month to go! So we are offering you the chance to put your questions to our Brexit experts in a free webinar on 28 February at 12.30pm.

    The...
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  21. £8 million funding scheme for customs intermediaries and traders open

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 15-02-2019
    Customs intermediaries and traders completing customs declarations can now apply for grants to support training and IT under an £8 million investment from government.

    As part of this investment,...
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  22. EEF is changing - 7 days to go!

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 11-02-2019
    The world is changing and so are we.

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  23. Exciting news about EEF...

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 06-02-2019
    The world is changing and so are we

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  24. Hey @Keith Richens...

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 04-02-2019
    Hey @Keith Richens not sure if you've seen this already but saw this article on the BBC about CE markings this morning and thought of you!

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-47096621

    The...
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  25. Hi @Simon J Spode...

    Posted by Amy Brunsdon, 04-02-2019
    Hi @Simon J Spode thanks so much for sharing these case studies! It really helps bring the projects to life. I really love the Beagle Pup restoration project, shows how we can use new technology to...
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