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what's new  19/2/19


Road Safety Week: Cycle, Scoot, Ride and Walk the Safe Way

Zinc Communicate raises awareness of 2018’s Road Safety week, exploring keeping children safe when out and about.



When Nature Calls – World Toilet Day

We highlight World Toilet Day and helping to ensure that everyone has a safe toilet by 2030, reaching the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal 6.



Being Safe and Seen

With British Summer Time coming to an end, we look at how to be safe when out and about when the evenings are darker.



World Mental Health Day: What got you talking?

We highlight creative campaigns that have made us think differently about mental health and the ways we can bring it to light.



Why I Chose an Apprenticeship…

Our own apprentice highlights why apprenticeships can be a great pathway into your career.



Staying Cool in School: Four Simple Hacks

Top Tips from Mrs Baker on staying cool for school at the beginning of the autumn term.



Living Life on the Left

With lefties in the office, we chose the craziest facts about left-handed people to celebrate International Left-Handed day.



Pride 2018 – Who shined the brightest?

Our pick of the best creative campaigns for Pride 2018.



Extended deadline! Account Executive Internship – We’re Hiring!

We are looking for an inspiring Intern for 3 to 6 months who will make a significant contribution to our business, and are looking to grow this role into an Account Executive position.



Use the Summer Holiday to Get Inventing With Bitz & Bob!

STEAM activities from Bitz and Bob you can do too over the summer holidays!



A Minute with Mark

We spoke to playwright Mark Wheeller about theatre and how it could be made more accessible for young people.



World Cup Wonders

In keeping with this past month’s Year of Engineering theme ‘Engineering in Sport’, we are celebrating these engineers that not only have improved sport, but have aided competition and made games more exciting to watch.



Celebrating Girls in STEM

For this year’s International Women in Engineering Day we’re not just celebrating the current leading figures in the industry, but the girls who will grow up to be them.



How to Serve Soul Food

Zinc Communicate volunteered with Chef Massimo Bottura’s Food for Soul – a global charity tackling the alarming paradox of food waste and food poverty.



Arm yourselves with Paintbrushes: Children’s Art Week

Zinc Communicate explore’s how Art education can benefit children, leading to creative careers and enriching innovation.



Fit & Fun, Walking with Mum!

We look at the benefits of active travel, with Walk to School week 2018 and the relaunch of The Children’s Traffic Club for under 5s.



The Doughnut Economy

Zinc Communicate explores financial education in celebration of National Numeracy Day



Diversity on Shakespeare’s Stage

In celebration of Shakespeare’s birthday, we explore diversity within theatre.



Earth Hour Reflections

Zinc Communicate reflects on #EarthHour and the mission of listening to our planet.



The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Fair

Zinc Communicate visit The Big Bang UK Scientists & Engineers Fair, with launch of Siemens self driving car challenge and coding robotics resource.



Bitz and Bob Launch – Invent a Way to Save the Day!

Celebrating the launch of Bitz and Bob on CBeebies, the new animation for pre-schoolers with an amazing female engineer as its lead.



British Science Week Launches – Science and Society

Zinc Communicate attends British Science Week launch hosted by the British Science Association.



Hidden Figures – Edna Adan Ismail

First in the series of ‘Female Hidden Figures’ posts, in celebration of International Women’s Day Zinc Communicate explores the life of Edna Adan Ismail



Unhealthy Healthy Eating

In Support of Beat’s Eating Disorders Awareness week, Zinc Communicate explores the latest trends in clean eating and being aware of the symptoms of eating disorders.



Scientists or Superheroes?

An article around an insightful evening at Institution of Engineering and Technology with Will.i.Am and Brian David Johnson



A Significant Year for the Engineer – What We’re Doing

What is Year of Engineering 2018? Zinc Communicate’s involvement in the Government’s initiative.



Turn the Bass…Down?!

In support of Tinnitus Week, Zinc Communicate explores the benefits of young people using earplugs in music venues.



Children’s Traffic Club success recognised by PMIRSA

CTC’s success was marked at the Prince Michael International Road Safety Awards (PMIRSA) 30th Anniversary Celebration.



Work Experience Programme – opens March ’18

Our Work Experience Programme will give you experience across account management, digital design and development and film production.



Zinc Communicate wins at EVCOM Industry Awards 2017

Zinc Communicate won Silver at the EVCOM Industry Awards 2017.



PACEY to support National Children’s Traffic Club re-launch in 2018

The National Children’s Traffic Club will be re-launching in 2018, with PACEY applying their expertise to the programme.



Zinc Communicate wins 5 EVCOM Screen Awards 2017

Zinc Communicate wins 5 EVCOM Screen Awards 2017.



Transport for London, Young Road Users goes live

Transport for London and Zinc Communicate have launched Young Road Users (YRU) to promote safer travel choices for young Londoners.



BMW Group Education, new programme launched

The BMW Group launch new digital learning resources to help teachers bring a hands-on approach to sustainability and road safety.



We support Rays of Sunshine!

‘A huge thank you to you and your colleagues for your donation of £500. It’s wonderful to be selected to be one of your charity partners.’



Get Real with money #2 – Nationwide

Four fantastic new episodes featuring Ben, Rio and Amber available for teachers now!



Siemens Digital Badges launch at the British Science Festival

Siemens are the first engineering company in the UK to launch their own unique STEM skills programme with digital badges.



Nationwide Your Student Money website launch

To coincide with the introduction of a new student bank account by Nationwide Building Society in August, zinc created a customer education website.



Mattel Think & Learn Code-a-Pillar™ comes to the UK!

The instantly cute Think & Learn Code-a-Pillar™ exposes little ones to the foundation skills of coding and the building blocks for STEM.