When the moon came to Bristol 19 July 2019The Apollo 11 mission landed on the Moon on July 20, 1969, enabling the first man to walk on its surface the next day - 21 July. The mission returned to Earth a few days later, bringing back safely the astronauts and a precious load of lunar rocks.
Prestigious Royal Society honour for Bristol academic 18 July 2019Professor Varinder Aggarwal from the University of Bristols School of Chemistry has been awarded the prestigious Davy Medal from the Royal Society for his outstanding contribution to the field of chemistry.
Kevin Elyot Award 2019 17 July 2019International playwright, translator and lecturer Erdem Avsar has been selected as the fourth recipient of the annual Kevin Elyot Award by the University of Bristol's Theatre Collection.
Student-led hub for nutrition in medical education wins BBC Food and Farming Award16 July 2019A student-led organisation that aims to promote the need for greater nutrition and lifestyle medicine training within medical education has won a prestigious award at this year's BBC Food and Farming Awards. Bristol Medical School students, Iain Broadley and Ally Jaffee, co-founders of Nutritank won the Pat Llewellyn New Talent Award.