What’s On?

email us at info@theyoungdarwinian.com to tell us what you found exciting, and made you curious at any of these events

Watch this space for events in 2018

A Taste of What’s On around the UK in March 2018

If you’d like to tell us about an upcoming event or send a review of one you have attended, please drop us an email at info@theyoungdarwinian.com. We’d love to hear from you, wherever you are in the World!

Take a look at all the amazing events at www.britishscienceweek.org


When What Where
2 March-7 May Thresholds VR experience – temporary exhibition Science and Media Museum, Bradford


8 March In Conversation: Getting Girls into Science Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester


10 March Why We Laugh with Prof Sophie Scott – open lecture National Waterfront Museum, Swansea, Wales museum.wales/swansea
10 March–13 May Tim Peake’s Spacecraft – temporary exhibition Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester (as 8 March above)
14/15 March Science in Health Live Medical School, Cardiff University


14-17 March Big Bang Young Scientists and Engineers Fair* NEC Birmingham


16 March Space Lates with Tour of the Night Sky National Space Centre, Leicester, spacecentre.co.uk
24 March Raspberry Jam – Creativity Month Coding Special Events all round the UK – this one is at Queen’s University Belfast, free tickets @ www.eventbrite.co.uk
31 March-15 April Edinburgh International Science Festival Edinburgh, Scotland


Now until Spring 2019 Superbugs: The fight for our lives – temporary exhibition The Science Museum London www.sciencemuseum.org.uk


Last years events – Send us an article about your experience

Science Fayres and Festivals 2017

 The Royal Society Summer Exhibition

Royal Society, London

4 – 9  July 2107


The British Science Festival 2017

The University of Brighton and the University of Sussex will co-host the Festival

5 – 9 September 2017


The Cheltenham Science Festival 2017

6 – 11 June 2017 


Imperial Festival 2017

South Kensington Campus

6 -7 May 2017


Regional Big Bang Events

North Wales

Venue Cymru

The Promenade

Llandudno LL30 1BB

Tuesday 28 Mar 2017


South Wales

Liberty Stadium


Swansea SA1 2FA

Monday 03 Apr 2017



Perth College UHI

Crieff Road

Perth PH1 2NX

Tuesday 13 Jun 2017


East Midlands


Derby DE24 8JE

Thursday 29 Jun 2017


West Midlands

The Ricoh Arena

Coventry CV6 6GE

Thursday 22 Jun 2017



Anglia Ruskin University – Chelmsford Campus
28 Jun 2017



4 July 2017 The Big Bang London South @ Carshalton College

5 July 2017 The Big Bang London Central @ Westminster Kingsway College

6 July 2017 The Big Bang London East @ Newham College

7 July 2017 The Big Bang London West @ Uxbridge College


South East

South of England Showground

Haywards Heath RH17 6TL

Wednesday 28 Jun 2017


South West

The University of Exeter

Exeter EX4 4SB

Wednesday 21 Jun 2017


Yorkshire and Humber

Doncaster Racecourse

Leger Way

Doncaster DN2 6BB

Tuesday 27 Jun 2017


North East

Teesside University

Middlesborough TS1 3BA

For students aged 11-19

Tuesday 4th July 2017


North West

The Exhibition Centre Liverpool

L3 4BX

Tuesday 4 Jul 2017


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