Project Management Localgovcamp Event in Cheltenham

John Hyde, a fellow BCS member and project manager at Cheltenham Borough Council, is running a project management localgovcamp event in Cheltenham at the George hotel ( on Saturday 26th September. It runs from 10am to 5pm with lunch and free wifi access provided. It’s an informal gathering of people interested in improving the way… Read more »

BCS 2009/10 Calendar Now Online

The BCS Oxfordshire Branch meeting calendar is now online in the events category. There is also a short form list of events on the side menu of every page. Please make a note in your diaries to keep these dates open. It promises to be a very interesting year! This calendar is going to be… Read more »

Sciences in Oxford’s History – An Afternoon Guided Walking Tour

Walking Tour A fascinating tour to hear of the transformation of the study of sciences at Oxford. By the 14th century, Oxford was famous for the work of Bacon and Grosseteste, for developments in mathematics and astronomy. The 17th century saw Boyle, Hooke and Halley make their respective discoveries. Hear about the impact of medical… Read more »

Visit to CCFE & JET

Venue: Culham Center for Fusion Energy, Culham Science Centre OX14 3DB JET – The world’s largest nuclear fusion research facility. Guided tour of JET organised by the CCFE Public Relations Team including a visit to the JET Torus Hall and the Remote Handling control room (both subject to the operational conditions at the time). Followed… Read more »