Inspirational festivals across the UK

This summer, forget the wellies - grab your white coat and goggles, and head to a different kind of festival.

Pint of Science

15-17 May 2017

Pint of Science brings some of the most brilliant scientists to your local pub to discuss their latest research and findings with you.

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Royal Society events

May-July 2017

Taking place around the UK, the Royal Society hosts stimulating lectures and events on a range of cutting edge topics.

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Hay Festival

25 May - 4 June 2017

Known for it's world-famous literature festival, Hay has expanded to include fascinating events focused on design, engineering and science.

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York Festival of Ideas

6-18 June 2017

Taking place in our home city of York, this festival is focused around the theme of 'the story of things'. 

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Cheltenham Science Festival

6-11 June 2017

With high profile speakers including Dara Ó Briain, Alice Roberts, Dallas Campbell, Bryony Gordon and Richard Dawkins.

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Glasgow Science Festival

8-18 June 2017

From the deep sea to deep space and everywhere in between Glasgow is showcasing research that pushes the boundaries.

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And don't forget - HEaTED's own events allow you to take a behind-the-scenes tour of research facilities around the UK, meet technicians in your area and gain new skills. They're also free for members of HEaTED to attend. 

This is just a taste of the fantastic events going on around the UK - if you know of any others, put them in the comment section below!

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