Make Sunday Special takes science and history to the streets

13 September 2015, 11.00 AM - 13 September 2015, 4.00 PM

Easton, Lawrence Hill, Hartcliffe and Avonmouth

Visitors to future Make Sunday Special events can expect to learn about science and history, as experts from the University of Bristol bring their research to the popular street parties. Upcoming neighbourhood events in Easton, Hartcliffe and Avonmouth will include the opportunity to get involved with some of the ground-breaking projects happening on their doorstep.

Part of the Sensor Platform for Healthcare in a Residential Environment (SPHERE) project, which uses advanced engineering solutions to detect changes in people’s physical activity, gait and mood. It’s developing a system of sensors to build a picture of how we live in our homes.

Dates and details of the neighbourhood Make Sunday Special events:

  • Easton and Lawrence Hill event takes place on 23 August from 12noon to 6pm. The SPHERE project and the Uncertain World groups will be there.
  • SPHERE will be on hand at the Hartcliffe event on 6 September, from 11am to 5pm.
  • All three projects will be present in Avonmouth on 13 September, from 11am to 4pm.

For more information please visit University press release.

Contact information

More information on Make Sunday Special is available on the Bristol City Council website.

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