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RAL Christian Fellowship is hosting Christmas Carols – all welcome

December 16, 2019

12:30 pm

- 1:00 pm

Pickavance Theatre via RAL Reception so security passes required or contact Rob if you don’t have one.

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The RAL Christian Fellowship will be hosting a Christmas Carol service on Monday 16th December from 12:30pm in the Pickavance Lecture Theatre, R22, RAL. The event will last around half an hour and will finish with some seasonal refreshments and a collection for a local charity.

All are welcome.

For further information please contact Rob Williamson UKRI STFC –  rob.williamson@stfc.ac.uk


School Science Prize Celebration

December 17, 2019

For the School Science Prize we ask Year 9 students to write a 500 word essay entitled “Why I love science”. All participating students receive a certificate, and the final 15 students are invited to RAL for an evening celebration in December. The 15 finalists are invited to have a tour before the celebration event – and gave a two minute presentation on why they love science.

Entries can be uploaded via the website. Competition is open to Year 9 students, and the deadline for entries is midnight on Monday 25 November

Connect Harwell Nxt Gen: Festive Quiz

December 19, 2019

3:30 pm

- 5:00 pm

Pierreponts Cafe, Becquerel Ave, OX11 0RA

***this event is open to campus colleagues only***

To celebrate the festive season, join us for our fun and informal Connect Harwell Nxt Gen Quiz plus networking session.

Register individually, teams can be in groups of between 4 and 6 persons.

The Connect Harwell Nxt Gen quiz will start with a welcome drink and networking with your Nxt Gen community colleagues followed by the quiz! Bring some brains and a festive attitude to enjoy the event!

Complimentary drinks will be available.The Connect Harwell Team look forward to seeing you there.

Connect Harwell Nxt Gen is a multi-disciplinary programme for early-career professionals and students at Harwell Campus. Through the programme we aim to signpost and organise events and opportunities to support your integration into Harwell Campus life.

First Lego League

January 15, 2020

FIRST® LEGO® League is for young people aged 9-16 years, working in teams of up to 10 students with a supporting adult coach. Each year FIRST® LEGO® League releases a new challenge for the teams. The challenge involves a robot game and a research project, and students will need to demonstrate the FIRST® LEGO® League Core Values throughout all their work.

Connect Harwell: Marketplace

January 16, 2020

12:00 pm

- 2:00 pm

RAL Visitor Centre, Science and Technology Facilities Council, Harwell Campus, OX11 0QX

A two-hour Marketplace event bringing a wide range of support organisations together under one roof.

***this event is open to campus colleagues only***

We’re delighted to be launching our new Connect Harwell programme of events for Harwell Campus for 2020.

Join the Marketplace event which will provide Harwell Campus employees and organisations with an opportunity to connect and network with professional and membership bodies, industry, technical and value added service providers across the range of disciplines on campus.

Light refreshment will be provided.

If you are based on or off campus and interested in booking a stand at the event for your organisation please email abigail.richings@harwellcampus.com 

Talking Science @ Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (17 Jan)

January 17, 2020

1:30 pm

STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory

Harwell Oxford


OX11 0QX

Talking Science at RAL is a series of fascinating and FREE monthly scientific lectures.

Friday 17 January – Genesis of a Queen: Queen Mary 2 (10+) by Stephen Payne

All talks take place at 13:30 and again at 19:00 at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory. The talks last between 45 and 60 minutes with questions at the end.

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