Saturday visit to new research ship - RRS Discovery - Booking list closed
Location: National Oceanography Centre,Southampton SO14 3ZH - Enter at Dock Gate 4
Starts: 04/01/2014 09:30:00
Ends: 04/01/2014 12:00:00
This Saturday morning visit will comprise of an introductory talk ashore in the NOC and followed by a tour of the ship.
To learn something in advance about the ship and its role visit the link below.
Using this link you will also find directions to the NOC and read about the ship's naming ceremony by the HRH the Princess Royal.
There are on-going road works near the entrance to dock gate 4, so please allow for possible delays when planning your journey.
Please wear comfortable non-slip closed toe footwear and clothing suitable for going up and down stairways. There are four flights of stairs between the gangway and the bridge, so those taking part should be capable of making their own way around the ship without assistance. Wheelchair access will not be possible.
Numbers for this visit will be strictly limited, early booking is recommended and makes admin much simpler. Closing date - noon 2nd Jan 2014 or sooner if fully booked. Send name, preferred e-mail address and car reg number to firstname.lastname@example.org and Cc to email@example.com. Regret no guests, members only. Bookings will be acknowledged.
Booking list closed because event is fully booked - to go on reserve list send name etc to Solent programme and branch secy as above.