Science and Technology
|Group Leaders||Alan Paul||Tel.01623 793087|
|Meetings||1st Friday in month||2 pm|
|Place||The Centre at St Peter's|
Our group is for those members interested discussion on a wide range of topics in Science and Technology.
It is hoped that members within the group will give presentations or lead discussion on topics in which they have a particular interest. We also intend to invite speakers with particular expertise which are of interest to us. Visits to places of industrial and scientific activity are arranged.
We are a new group and still exploring the possibilities open to us
A description of our visit to Bombardier can been seen here.
Report on our visit to Brackenhurst College
Our programme is shown below
If you think you might be interested come and join us.
Please register your interest by contacting Alan Paul on 01623 793087 or emailing alanpaul or via the “blue bird” link on this page………..
|Dates for your Diary|
|Mon Feb 18th||Visit to Tuxford Mill. Depart Ranger at 1.15 PM prompt.|
|Fri Mar 1st||The Theory of Everything; Professor Stephen Hawkins (BBC video)|
|Fri Apr 5th||Genetics; Speaker Peter Risdall|
|Fri Apr 12th||Visit to Birmingham Museum Collection. Depart Ravenshead at 11:00 Return to Ravneshead around 5:30 pm|
The trip is limited to 15 people and the charge is £150 plus transport costs shared between participants. Approximately 6 seats still available to any member of Ravenshead U3A.
Payments to and further information from Gordon Cleough tel. 01623 792995
|Fri May 3rd||Can you hear the train come?; Speaker Dr Trevor Smith|
|Fri Jul 5th||Migration; Speaker Tony Wardell|
|Fri Oct 4th||Electric Vehicle Architectures; Speaker Paul Wyman|
|Fri Nov 1st||"The 2000 Year-Old Computer", the extraordinary story of how the ancient Greeks built a computer.BBC video|
Click on a picture below to see it full-size with more details.