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  • Ice free curling, more fun than it sounds!

    Ice free curling, more fun than it sounds!

    The team had a super fun social at Roxy Lanes playing ice-free curling. Emily Ball once again proving to be the MVP and some impressive tactics shown by the younger members of the team!

  • Emily Ball graduation

    Emily Ball graduation

    BIG congratulations to Emily who graduated today, well done – party time!!

  • Globe Ball time

    Globe Ball time

    A few of the team went to the University of Bristol Globe Ball and I must say, look super dapper! A tux and everything. This Ball celebrated 100 years of The Geography Society.

  • Bobby Antonio passes MScR viva!

    Bobby Antonio passes MScR viva!

    Bobby’s thesis “Post-processing East African precipitation forecasts using a generative machine learning model” was supervised by Peter Watson and Laurence Aitchison. It is a very impressive piece of work, in which he developed a machine learning model which improves the diurnal cycle of rainfall over East Africa. Bobby already has a PhD in computing, and…

  • Beer and pottery – a perfect match

    Beer and pottery – a perfect match

    The team enjoyed an early Christmas celebration making pottery mugs and decorating whilst enjoying some of Wiper and True’s delicious beverages! What an arty bunch!

  • Bye Bobby!

    Bye Bobby!

    Bobby Antonio has gone on to pastures new with a new role at Oxford University, well done Bobby – we will miss you! We had a lovely time at the Shakespeare in Redland and although we didn’t win the quiz, we witnessed Emily Ball’s photographic memory in action.

  • Group celebrations!

    Group celebrations!

    The group had a little joint social to celebrate Rachel James’ promotion to Associate Professor and Emily Ball passing her viva. Big congrats both.

  • Alan Kennedy-Asser’s tapas recipe commended in the the Climate Creatives Challenge

    Alan Kennedy-Asser’s tapas recipe commended in the the Climate Creatives Challenge

    Alan’s tapas recipe made it onto the commended entries list for the Climate Creatives Challenge. Have a go, here is the recipe! The Climate Creatives Challenge is a series of design competitions to support new approaches for communicating the impacts of climate change and the benefits of mitigation, adaptation and resilience.

  • Cricket champs!

    Cricket champs!

    Well done to the team for winning the cricket match at the BRIDGE bike ride last Thursday. Special shout out to sports legend Emily B!

  • Dann Mitchell given RMetS Award for Advancing Science

    Dann Mitchell given RMetS Award for Advancing Science

    Dann has won the Adrian Gill Award from the Royal Meteorological Society for his work on advancing knowledge in global weather extremes and their societal impacts. Amazing! The Adrian Gill Award for Advances at the Interface of Atmospheric Science and Related Disciplines is awarded annually to a Member of the Society who has made a…