Branches Away Day The Branches Away Day is an opportunity for branch volunteers from across the country to come together and...• Share stories with other branch members• Exchange new ideas• Meet the British Science Association Engagement Team• Learn from training sessions• Celebrate the year's successes.The 2016 Away Day will take place on the 7 September in Swansea, during the British Science Festival. Registration are now open and close on 26 August. As in previous years, each branch is invited to send two representatives to participate in the Away Day, and Head Office will reimburse the cost of travel and cover one night’s accommodation for those who attend (we may be able to cover two nights' accommodations in certain circumstances). Dinner the night before will be provided at the Volunteers' Reception (see below), and breakfast and lunch will be provided on the day. Please note: the Away Day is for branch volunteers only. If you are interested in attending British Science Festival, please the following page for further information.Volunteers' Reception We will be hosting the Volunteers' Reception at the British Science Festival, in order to celebrate all of our fantastic volunteers. Please check back here for further information closer to the time.