Posts Tagged ‘Wollaton Hall’

There is a new statue in the grounds of Wollaton park, Nottingham-shire. In honorer of Dr David Fox, Museum curator MSc Biological Photography and Imaging, School of Biology, The University of Nottingham the next time you pass it make sure you give it a polish to keep it clean

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During the academic year of 2010/2011 The MSc Biological Photography and Imaging went on several field trips these included

  1. Wollaton Hall, Nottinghamshire
  2. Padley Gorge, Derbyshire
  3. Twycross Zoo
  4. Chester Zoo
  5. Broadcast Video Expo, London
  6. Focus on Imaging, Birmingham
  7. Birmingham Fish Market
  8. Sea Life Center, Birmingham
  9. Slimbridge, Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust
  10. Monkey Forest
  11. British Wildlife Center
  12. Filey Brigg
  13. Bempton Cliffs, RSPB Center

For the new academic year of 2011/2012 it is planed introduced the following field trips

  1. Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire
  2. British Geological Survey, Keyworth
  3. A 4 day field trip to Pembrokeshire, Wales

The full details of the Pembrokeshire visit will be listed over the next week

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Science in the Park to reveal the wonders of the world around us

Do you have what it takes to help deliver a lamb? Have you got the guts to get up close and personal with a giant millipede or tarantula? Or maybe you’ve always wondered how nature produces its own genetic mutants?
If so, a free family event being held in Nottingham this weekend, and involving a host of experts from The University of Nottingham, could offer the perfect day out, mixing the fascinating with the fun.
Science in the Park 2011, taking place at Wollaton Hall on Saturday March 12 from 11am to 4pm, has been organised by the British Science Association Nottinghamshire Branch and aims to open up people’s eyes to the wonder of science in the world around them.

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