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This is a simple signposting service to show you local events, specialist open days and taster courses relevant to this career sector. These opportunities should inspire you and help fill your CV for applications and interviews.

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Fleet Air Arm Museum

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

More than a museum, The Fleet Air Arm Museum is an exciting experience revealing the history of Naval aviation. Situated alongside Europe?s busiest military air station, you may even see military aircraft going through their training procedures.

Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution - BRLSI

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

An educational charity delivering a programme of talks, discussions and exhibitions on science, the arts and current affairs for all. Also responsible for the maintenance and exhibition of an extensive collection of books, fossils and artefacts.

BRLSI - Family Trails

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

BRLSI sells illustrated self-guided trails which have been devised by members of Young BRLSI. Each trail lasts approximately one hour and topics include - Adelard of Bath; Tree Gazers Trail in Victoria Park; Geology Trail; and Science Trail.

Curious About Bath Spa

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

Self-guided walking tour to purchase online and download.

Leigh Woods - Veteran Tree Walk

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

The southern part of Leigh Woods was formerly wood pasture and is home to a large number of Veteran trees, mainly oak pollards. This area was historically part of the Ashton Court Estate, a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), to the west.

Leigh Woods - Woodland Wander

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

This walk passes the natural play area and runs through beautiful woodland with rare and veteran trees as well as grassland. Stokeleigh Camp hill fort is perched on the edge of the Avon Gorge; there are dramatic views along the river here.

Theatre Royal Bath - events calendar

Event Starts:Various

Category:Specialist Event

Summary

A variety of speakers, discussions and workshops on themes ranging from theatre to history and more.

Night School in Frome

Event Starts:Various

Category:Short Course

Summary

Evening taster classes giving you the opportunity to get creative and try your hand at learning a new skill under the expert guidance.(and inspired by the talents and craft of) The Frome Independent?s traders.

visitBath - Tours & Sightseeing

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Specialist Event

Summary

Explore Bath's history, architecture and the historical highlights of the city including many of it's captivating museums. Taking a tour is a great way to get inspired.

Fashion Museum Bath

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

Get along to this incredible museum to get inspired for your CV. Follow the link to find out about specialist events, workshops, talks, exhibitions, behind the scenes and backstage tours of the museum at different times throughout the year!

Roman Baths, Bath - Events Calendar

Event Starts:Various

Category:Other

Summary

Walk among the extensive Roman ruins in Bath with an audio guide and explore the many treasures in the interactive museum. Follow the link for inspirational events, talks, behind the scenes tours and workshops throughout the year.

Victoria Art Gallery

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

The Victoria Art Gallery is the public art museum run by Bath & North East Somerset Council and houses its collection of paintings, sculpture and decorative arts. There are regular events and exhibitions to inspire and

Museum of East Asian Art

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

The only UK museum dedicated to the arts and cultures of East and South East Asia: MEAA?s collection consists of nearly 2,000 sets of objects and there are frequent special exhibitions and a rich events programme to help inspire!

Avon Wildlife Trust - Events Calendar

Event Starts:Various

Category:Specialist Event

Summary

AWT run a lot of inspirational events across the region throughout the year! Follow the website link to the AWT events calendar to find something of interest which can add relevant value to your CV or Personal Statement.

Summary

Let local teenager, Mya-Rose Craig come to your school to help inspire you about birds, wildlife, nature, ecology, conservation and the environment. Known as Birdgirl, Mya-Rose has travelling the world, met Sir David Attenborough and appeared in the BBC.

Sketching at the Fashion Museum Bath

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Specialist Event

Summary

Come along on the first Saturday of every month and get the chance to sketch the beautiful objects on display in our A History of Fashion in 100 Objects exhibition, with suggestions of key spots of interest from the Fashion Museum curator.

Open Studio Fridays - 1pm at Pervasive Media Studio, Watershed

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Specialist Event

Summary

Do you want to find out what is going on at the Pervasive Media Studio? Are you interested in meeting our residents, talking about a specific project or curious about pervasive media? Why not join us for one of our Open Studio Fridays.

Visit No.1 Royal Crescent, Bath

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

The Georgian townhouse museum at No. 1 Royal Crescent is one of the most popular attractions in the city of Bath, welcoming more than 50,000 visitors every year. The Royal Crescent is among the finest examples of Georgian architecture in the UK.

Clifton Suspension Bridge - Visitor Centre

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

If you are considering a career in civil engineering, construction, history or tourism, why not get along & get inspired! The Visitor Centre is open throughout the year. Ask about the free guided tours and special events which could add value to your CV.

RWA - Events & Exhibitions Calendar

Event Starts:Various

Category:Specialist Event

Summary

The RWA is proud to bring world-class visual art from around the world to the South West. Through its extensive programme of exhibitions, events, talks and lectures, the RWA is committed to providing great art for everyone!

National Trust, Tyntesfield - Events Calendar

Event Starts:Various

Category:Specialist Event

Summary

The individual events vary, but can provide useful evidence for your CV if you are interested in history, heritage, working outdoors, with animals, wildlife, nature or in the creative sector.

National Trust, Leigh Woods - Events Calendar

Event Starts:Various

Category:Specialist Event

Summary

The individual events vary, but can provide useful evidence for your CV if you are interested in history, heritage, working outdoors, with animals, wildlife, nature or in the creative sector.

Herschel Museum of Astronomy

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

On 13th March 1781 William Herschel discovered the planet Uranus. Come and find out more about Astronomy and the work of Herschel at this extraordinary museum. Sir Patrick Moore described Herschel as ?the greatest telescope maker of his day?.

Beckford's Tower & Museum

Event Starts:Ongoing

Category:Other

Summary

The Tower is an extraordinary building that stands today as the only surviving example of William Beckford?s great architectural achievements. With various events and exhibitions during the year, why not get along and get inspired!

BBC Bristol - Tours

Event Starts:Various

Category:Specialist Event

Summary

Visit BBC Bristol ? the regional television centre for the West of England. Have a go at presenting the news and weather and star in your own radio drama, complete with sound effects. And hear how television and radio programmes are made.