BMS Field Events
Spring Field Meeting Field
Didcot Civic Hall, Britwell Road, Didcot, OX11 7JN
Due to the current issues with the Coronavirus, this event has now been cancelled.
Venue: Didcot Civic Centre, Britwell Road, Didcot, OX11 7JN
Dates: Mon 20th April to Sun 26th April
Due to recent problems with the Coronavirus and the need to self isolate, this event has been cancelled.
Venue: Charnwood Arms, Beveridge Lane, Bardon Hill, Coalville, LE67 1TB
This venue is right in the middle of the now scattered remains of the once very large Charnwood Forest. There are plenty of semi natural Oak woodlands, mixed woodland, some grassland and an excellent old gravel pit - wetland site in adjacent Derbyshire.
Advance payment is for Bed & Breakfast Only: Choose you own dinner each evening (Hungry Horse Menu) and add to room tag and pay at the end of week. In August 2019 the menu had choice of 15 standard meals from £5.69 to £7.69, or two meals for £9.49: Starters from £2.49 (These prices are a guide only. The menu will probably change by October 2020.) Purchase your packed lunch from nearby outlets. Greggs & Shell Garage are very close.
10:30 – 16:00
BMS Autumn Open Meeting 2020 Field
Lady Lisa Sainsbury Lecture Theatre, Jodrell Laboratory, Kew
The BMS Autumn Open Meeting will take place on Saturday November 21st at the Lisa Sainsbury Lecture Theatre, within the Jodrell Laboratory in Kew Gardens.
London, 21st November 2020
Saturday 21st November 2020 – Lady Lisa Sainsbury Lecture Theatre,
Jodrell Laboratory, Jodrell Gate, Kew Road, Kew Gardens, TW9 3DS
Come to hear about the latest fungal research.
10:30-11:00: Coffee & Tea.
11:00-11:30: Prof. Ulf Büntgen, University of Cambridge
Environmental scientist working on global change and fungi.
11:30-12:00: Dr. Taylor Lyons & Bruna Giribaldi, Imperial College London
Biomedical scientists investigating action and clinical uses of Psilocybe.
12:00-14:00: Lunch break.
14:00-14:30: Dr. Merlin Sheldrake
Tropical ecologist and author of Entangled Life.
14:30-14:50: Rowena Hill, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew & Queen Mary Univ.
PhD student investigating fungi within seeds.
14:50-15:20: Prof. Katie Field, University of Leeds
Biologist researching physiology, ecology and evolution of symbiosis.
15:20-15:40: Open Discussion