UCL Physics and Astronomy Gala Dinner 2013
Friday, 25 October 2013 from 17:30 to 22:00 (EDT)
London, United Kingdom
Join fellow UCL Physics and Astronomy alumni, staff and students at our inaugural Physics Gala Dinner on Friday 25 October 2013.
From our modest beginnings in 1827 when the newly established UCL Council approved an apparatus payment of £200 to experimental physicist Professor Dionysius Lardner, to our current successes; the Gala Dinner aims to bring together alumni, students and staff for a celebration of what has fundamentally made this Department a success- you!
5.30pm Welcome drinks
6.30pm Welcome speech by Professor Jon Butterworth (Head of Department)
6.40pm Student awards ceremony
7.15pm Dinner service
9.15pm After-dinner speech by Mrs Charlotte Nichol (née Waterhouse)
Menu options should be selected from the following:
Pan fried Polenta coated goat cheese with roasted cherry tomatoes and pickled beetroot
Smoked haddock and horseradish mousse, Cheltenham beetroot, seaweed crisp
Butternut squash risotto, buttered baby vegetables and roasted tomato dressing
Pan roasted loin of beef served with Anna potatoes, carrot puree, crispy pancetta and red wine reduction
Trio of lemon - miniature lemon meringue and berries, lemon drizzle cake and lemon posset with shortbread
Golden apple charlotte with apricot marmalade and cinnamon custard.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
We do not require ID and the event has no age limit.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
There is limited parking in the area so we advise people to take public transport. There are several trainsand tube stations close by which are only a few minutes walk. The department has disabled access.
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Please contact Kate Heyworth or Sophie Lo by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Yes, this will make it easier for us to register you.
What is the dress code?
This is a formal event, so smart attire is required.
What is the refund policy?
Tickets are non-refundable.