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*** PLEASE NOTE DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK ***
ALL SCIENCE GROUP MEETINGS ARE NOW CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

People wishing to become members of this group must pay the Science group annual fee of £5 and the U3A membership fee of £7. For members of other U3A ie not West Cumbria U3A, there is no need to pay a second full U3A Membership fee.

Meetings are held in the Chase Hotel, Whitehaven at 9.45am with coffee or tea before a talk from 10am to about 11.15am. There is a £2 cover charge for the room and refreshments and an annual subscription of £5 to cover speaker expenses.

2020 programme

January 16th Steve Wilson. Steve looks at the elements that are part of a mobile phone. Followed by our Annual Lunch

February 17th Phil Davies will speak about the present status of Radioactive Waste Disposal

March 16th CANCELLED Tim Chitterton will discuss the design of RNLI Life Boats

April 20th CANCELLED Alan Banks will speak about the Black Box

May 18th TBC Benjamen Seed will speak about computer scams and hacking.

June 15th TBC Visit to be arranged to Windemere freshwater labs - provisonal

Contacts Rob Anderson and Ann Bailey.