Ignite! marked Ada Lovelace Day with over 250 young female students from seven Nottinghamshire secondary schools hearing about the life experiences of a dozen women researchers and scientists. Ignite! use the celebration of Nottinghamshire's own Ada Lovelace Day as an annual opportunity to encourage more young women to consider STEM for higher study and careers.
Over the Summer of 2021 Nottingham Playhouse along with many of our partners, organised the arts elements of the HAF Programme in Nottingham city. It was a great success, with:
Building understanding and empathy between young people from different cultural backgrounds, from different schools in Nottingham and outside the city.