19th August 2011 at 01:00

Pupils at Small Heath School in Birmingham explore the power of hydrogen with a team of scientists from the Birmingham Science City programme, who visited the school to launch the Big Hydrogen Challenge - a competition for 11 to 14-year-olds to design the hydrogen car of the future.

Staff from Benchill Primary, Baguley Hall Primary and Newall Green High School in Wythenshawe, Manchester, visit schools they have been supporting in Zambia.

Stephen Payne (centre left), designer of the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner, and headteacher Peter Trythall (centre right) congratulate students at Hampshire's Stanbridge Earls School for children with specific learning difficulties on the prizes they picked up during the academic year.

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