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John Churchill (Group Coordinator & Contact)

John is a Founder Member of S&T and joined its committee in 2011. He retired to Dorset in 2004 after a career as a chartered mechanical engineer in science based technology in and around Cambridge.

For S&T enquiries contact John at: s&t@purbecku3a.org.uk

David Harris (Speaker & Venue Bookings)

David is a Founder Member of S&T. He was employed for twenty years by the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority, after which he acted as consultant physicist to Dorset Police on road traffic accident reconstruction and as an independent accident investigator and expert witness.

Ian Platt (Catering & General Support)

Ian is a Founder Member of S&T and has been a Purbeck U3A member since 2007. He worked in aviation from 1950 until retirement and has an OU degree in geology. Ian is an expert photographer and has exhibited worldwide. He is also a member of the Archaeology, Table Tennis and Music groups.

Nigel Tennant (Admin & Technical Support)

Nigel is a Founder Member of the Science and Technology group and was Chairman of Purbeck U3A for three years. He has a long time interest in science and computing and is a keen reader of popular and mainstream science books.

All Committee Members above are happy to hear from S&T Group Members about any ideas they may have to improve the running of the group. Suggestions you may have for future meetings - or speakers who would be happy to give a short or full morning presentation to our group - are particularly welcome. Contact: s&t@purbecku3a.org.uk

The Science & Technology Committee
There are currently six S&T Committee Members
Shown here in alphabetical order

John Hale (Technical Support & Website)

John is a Founder Member of S&T and has been a U3A member since 2007. He was for six years the Leader of the Intermediate Computing Group. All his working life he was in TV and radio programme production, mostly for the BBC at their studios in and around London.  Profile: Click Here

Alan Green is now also a Committee Member