Welcome to the Events guide for the 2014 Festival in Birmingham. You can search the events programme using the calendar, via the events map, by category, audience or by keyword 'film, comedy, etc using the box below
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building, University of Birmingham
Fresh from their national tour and a sell-out run at London's Udderbelly Festival, two-thirds of the sell-out comedy phenomenon returns to the British Science Festival with a show for insatiably sci-curious.
The red Permo-Triassic sandstones of the midlands have a variety of very important uses including as an aquifer, building stone, a source of rock salt and have even been hollowed out as houses! Come of this field trip to find out more about their present and past uses.
Lecture Theatre 117, Physics West Building, University of Birmingham
The Healthy Lifestyles Programme is a novel obesity prevention programme for 9-10 year olds which was developed with children, teachers and families. Wyatt and Lloyd will discuss its development, piloting and the full trial which involves 32 schools and 1400 children