Colchester Engineering Society
Colchester Engineering Society

Up and Coming Events

Winter Lectures Programme 2017/18

All lectures are held in the Lecture Theatre, Colchester Institute, Sheepen Road, Colchester, CO3 3LL

(unless otherwise stated).

Guests are always welcome and a £2 donation to our funds is suggested.

Tea and coffee is served at 6:30 pm in the Main Entrance / Reception area, with lectures starting at 7:00 pm.


Friday 25 May 2018 - The Edward Paxman Memorial Lecture - Climate Change by Prof. John Midwinter FRS FREng

Special Entrance Fee will be £3.

To be held in the Swinburne Hall at Colchester Institute.


Summer Visit Programme 2018

(Please note that places to attend to all Summer Visits require booking with the Activities Chairman

Contact John Pyle - 01206 501538)

Wednesday 13th June 2018 (6.30pm)

Visit to Fingringhoe Wick Visitors Centre (Social Evening), Fingringhoe


Wednesday 11th July 6 2018 (2.00pm)

Visit to Ipswich Tidal Barrier, Ipswich


Thursday 16th August 2018 (2.00pm)

Visit to Colchester Fire Station, Colchester


(tba) - September 2018

Visit to Colchester Army Garrison, Colchester


Tuesday 9th October 2018 (2.00pm)

Visit to AGM Plc, Copford


(tba) - October 2018

President's Lunch


Winter Lectures Programme 2018/19

(to be annouced)

IMechE Lecture Programmes

Michael Allen (Secretary of the East Suffolk & North Essex Branch of IMechE - is the organiser. Members of the Engineering Society are welcome at the meetings which are held at the Best Western Hotel, Marks Tey on Tuesdays at 7.30 pm.

For more details visit IMechE Current and Future Events

Other Organisations

Cafe Scientifique

Chelmsford Science and Engineering Society

Ipswich Engineering Society

Norwich Engineering Society