Basingstoke - Old Basing

University of the Third Age

Registered charity no: 1086263

Science & Technology

Our friendly meetings provide a wide range of topics presented by members of the group with some visiting speakers. We also enjoy some interesting visits related to our studies.

See below for up to date information regarding the programme.

Leaders: Alistair Craig, Alfred Harding, David Tivey


Vyne Community Centre RG21 5PB

10:00 - 12:00

1st Tuesday in the month


2019/20 Programme

1st October     Alistair Craig          “Reach for the Sky - the Burj Khalifa”

5th November  Alfred Harding         “DNA in Genealogy”

3rd December  Christmas Special

7th January     Peter Hall                “Railway Signalling Development”

4th February    Rod Warner             “Was the Mosquito the best WW2 Aircraft?”

3rd March        Alistair Craig           “Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics in Science”

5th May            David Youll              “Galaxies, Quasars and the big Bang”

2nd June           David Brace             “50+ Years of High Speed Trains Around the World”

7th July             Alan Ball                 “The Development of Radar”

August no meeting