Mathematical Education on Merseyside (MEM) is an organisation which brings together staff from the three universities in Liverpool and local school teachers, to devise, enable and promote mathematical activities throughout the region.

CORONAVIRUS ANNOUNCEMENT updated 5th September 2020 Future events listed on this website have been planned in the hope that circumstances will improve to enable them to take place. All events are conditional upon the UK government’s guidelines on personal safety and social distancing being met, and the host institutions’ policies at the time. Should cancellation of an event become necessary, as much notice as possible will be given via this website – check here

This is our newsletter and is circulated three times a year at the start of each school term, informing schools and other interested parties about local mathematical events and talks. Current and back issues are available. These free take-home competitions are held over February half term, and are open to all Y7/8 and Y9/10 pupils respectively.  Current and back issues (and solutions) are available.

MEM Challenge and MEM Senior Challenge

Results, Certificates, and any Prizes, were sent to schools by post on 23rd June 2020, for distribution to pupils

These are for able and enthusiastic Y8/9 pupils and will be held over three Saturdays in the autumn term.  To see the number of masterclass places remaining click HERE

MEM CHARITY SPONSORSHIP  MEM is a registered charity (no. 517028) and has received sponsorship in the past year from Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool John Moores University, Mercer Ltd, P.H. Holt Charitable Trust, the University of Liverpool, and W.H. Smith Ltd, for which we are very grateful. We are always seeking further support, both financial and in-kind, to enable us to continue our work.
If you would like to become a sponsor, please contact us

To comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) from May 2018, MEM is rebuilding its Mailing List from scratch. To add your name and email address to our Mailing List, the panel on the right has links to the online form and the MEM Privacy Policy. You can remove your name at any time. Many thanks.

For a diary of local events click HERE or click the Events Diary tab on any webpage

How it all began: Liverpool Mathematical Society (1899) and Mathematical Education on Merseyside (1976)