NATIONAL 5 Dec: Meeting the challenges of road pricing. ICE. Fee payable, booking essential.
Contact: Richard Hart fax: 020 7233 1743 conferences@ice.
org. uk 7 Dec: The Fleming Award 2005. ICE. Contact: Gavin Bowyer fax: 020 7799 1325 gavin. bowyer@ice. org. uk EAST MIDLANDS 1 Dec: Graduates and students' social evening. Contact: Rachel Malcolm (0116) 2234400.
5 Dec: Climate change - effects on geological engineering.
British Geological Survey, Nottingham. Contact: Ed Ellis (0115) 951 3922.
6 Dec: Lincoln-BostonPeterborough waterway link.
Whisby Nature Park. Contact: Neil Besley (01332) 256 026
EAST OF ENGLAND 07 Dec: Sustainable construction smart life.
Cambridge University engineering department.
Contact: Kevin Barry (01223) 463586 07 Dec: Aftermath of the tsunami and engineers' response. St Albans civic centre, St Albans. Contact: Ralph Friend (01279) 758330. Booking essential
EAST OF SCOTLAND 6 Dec: Curling and curry.
Dundee Ice Arena. 7pm Contact: Kevin Paine 01392 344808 k. a. paine@dundee. ac. uk 6 Dec: Poster competition.
Glasgow University. 6:15pm Contact: Alistair Chisholm 0131 331 1999 alistair.
chisholm@arup. com 7 Dec: Aberdeen young members' quiz night, Westburn Lounge, Aberdeen.
6pm Contact: John Heald 01224 665299 john.
heald@aberdeenshire. gov. uk 7 Dec: Ground stabilisation, Edinburgh University. 6pm Contact: Stuart Menzies 0131 550 6300 stuart.
menzies@carlbro. co. uk
NORTHERN IRELAND 1 Dec: Annual dinner, Europa Hotel, Belfast. Contact: Bill Gowdy. Fee payable (028) 9035 4793
NORTH WEST 1 Dec: ICE NW seminar:
Technical report route, Leyland Hotel, Leyland, 6pm. Booking essential. Fee payable. Contact:
Janice Parkinson 07976 313656 6 Dec: The journey into space Manchester Museum of Science & Industry, 6.30pm Contact:
Matthew Stott (0161) 962 1214 6 Dec: G&S committee meeting North Lakes Hotel, Penrith, 6.30pm. Contact: Scott Marshall (0151) 227 9397 6 Dec: Membership Surgery, CUBE, Manchester, 10am.
Booking essential. Contact:
Janice Parkinson 07976 313656.
7 Dec: Design and operation of mobile cranes, County Hall, Preston. 6.30pm Contact:
Trevor Simm (01772) 746514 7 Dec: Applications for remote sensing. Renold building, Manchester University, 6.30pm Contact: Jane Collins (0161) 228 2331 7 Dec: Workshop for professional review candidates.
10am. CUBE, Manchester.
Booking essential. Fee payable.
Contact: Janice Parkinson 07976 313656
SOUTH 1 Dec: Global climate control and endothermic technology.
Queens Hotel. Contact: Jacqui Brown (01962) 869263 6 Dec: From Brunel to broadband - the essentials of construction. West Sussex County Council. Contact: Nuno Muralha (01243) 649913
WEST OF SCOTLAND 6 Dec: Poster competition & social event 6:15pm College Club, University of Glasgow, Contact: Alistair Chisholm (0131) 331 1999