Past events

21st September 2019

Tilly & the Spitfires - a play

Winchester’s professional theatre company, 2TimeTheatre presents ‘Tilly and the Spitfires’, an original drama by local playwright, Rachel O’Neill. FREE
21st September 2019

Electrifying Women - A WES Wikithon

Join the Women’s Engineering Society, University of Leeds and Heritage Open Days at the The Women’s Library, London School of Economics to edit and add information about historical women engineers to Wikipedia. Training and historical resources will be provided.
19th September 2019

Wentworth Woodhouse: Women in Engineering

Wentworth Woodhouse: Women in Engineering

Come and explore the exciting reality of engineering in heritage regeneration at Wentworth Woodhouse - 'the UK's largest restoration project' (BBC, 2018). FREE

17th September 2019

Electrifying Women archives workshop

A workshop looking at primary sources from the Leeds Special Collections relating to the history of women in engineering. FREE Part of the Electrifying Women project and Heritage Open Days
16th September 2019 - 17th September 2019

Lloyd’s Register Foundation Heritage & Education Centre

On entering their 1901 building you can experience Lloyd’s Register’s heritage brought to life through costumed characters, finds from our archive, an interactive exhibition ‘From Coffee to Seaweed’, and try being a virtual reality ship surveyor!

15th September 2019

Creative Writing at Armley Mills by Electrifying Women project

A creative writing workshop led by Hannah Stone exploring the hidden history of women in engineering FREE

This creative writing workshop at the historic Armley Mills in Leeds offers participants the chance to engage with the stories of the extraordinary women who have been involved in engineering since the Victorian era.

11th September 2019

When Things Go Wrong - The Human Touch

Brighton Cafe Scientific, Latest Music Bar, Brighton, 8pm.


Presentation by Dawn Childs who will look at three case studies of significant events that she has worked through or where she has dealt with the recovery and investigation. 

10th September 2019 - 12th September 2019

Fundamentals of IEC 61850 2019

Fundamentals of IEC 61850 2019 is a training programme providing electrical engineering professionals new to IEC 61850 with a thorough and up-to-date understanding of the standard. The programme consists of 12 modules, providing a combination of speaker-led presentations, group Q&A sessions and practical exercises.