Author Archives: HelenaFrench

What a great pub quiz!!!!!!

Our annual science pub quiz was a great event, raising £80.50 for our flagship ‘Science in the Park’ event. Despite the unfortunate traffic problems, it was great to see that so many people persevered and made it to the pub! The science and drinks were flowing and with Gav as quizmaster, everyone was thoroughly entertained! …Read More

Mansfield Fun Palace

What a science-packed day we had at Mansfield Fun Palace on Saturday 6th October! With approximately 520 visitors and a range of space-themed activities from theatre productions to exploring Mars and making rockets, everyone had an ‘out of this world day’!!! On the BSA Nottingham stand we explored the constellations though ‘make your own dot-to-dot constellations’ …Read More

Worksop Fun Palace

What a wonderful and sunny day it was at Worksop library’s Fun Palace. The library was packed full of a wide variety of creative, art and science activities from finger knitting to microbit coding!!!  Over 2,000 people came, buzzing with creativity, to enjoy the activities and some fantastic performances on the live stage. At the …Read More

Missed Public Lectures: Read about them here!!

Did you miss the recent public lectures? Don’t worry  thanks to Gav at the Nottingham Science Blog you can read all about them here: March: Bits and bytes when horses meet computers http://nottinghamscience.blogspot.co.uk/2017/04/talk-bits-and-bytes-when-horses-meet.html Feb: Things that go bang in the night (sky)                     http://nottinghamscience.blogspot.co.uk/2017/03/talk-things-that-go-bang-in-night-sky.html Jan: Thinking …Read More