• Ghar Parau dinner invitation

    Have you or your club benefitted from Ghar Parau funding for an expedition?

    To mark the occasion of the 50th anniversary of its creation, a meal is to be held at the Anchor Inn in Tideswell, Derbyshire on Saturday 11th February, 2023. As well as a meal there will be speakers on behalf of the original Ghar Parau explorers and the current GPF committee.

    Details here

The Life Scientific with Jim Al-Khalili - today's episode on BBCRadio 4

Mrs Trellis

Well-known member
In this always fascinating program Jim interviews Professor Sharon Peacock who created the UK's world-leading (yes really) Covid genome sequencing facility COG-UK.

She had a remarkable career going from school-leaver at 16 with no qualifications in science through nurse, doctor, professor, to heading COG-UK. The last part has her worries for the coming winter. Well worth a listen for 30 minutes - https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m0011498