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Easter Hols - Engines & Arcs & Sparks

Mar 22 2016 News >> Latest News

FODMs will be running our behind the scenes tour : Arcs & Sparks on Wed 6th April at 11am. This free tour has proved to be popular with 531 members of the public attending this tour in last 2 years. Booking is essential. To book please email and put ‘Arcs and Sparks’ in the subject box or phone (0191) 232 6789.

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FODMs will also be running the Science Maze Gallery engines from 10 to 3 on Tuesday 29th March and Tuesday 5th April. The gallery has four working engines which are driven by electric motors.

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Last changed: Mar 22 2016



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