Thursday 15th March 2007, from 7.30pm to 11pm
Jubilee Quiz and Networking event
The venue is The Colin Milburn Room at Northants County Cricket ground, Wantage Road entrance.
Detailed location instructions are given below, or see
The BCS Committee will have a team. All participants not entering as teams will be allocated to teams on arrival and to
facilitate networking, and we will be providing a buffet. We would be grateful if you could confirm your attendance by
email to firstname.lastname@example.org, providing your name and company
affiliation. Guests are welcome, but please advise us in advance for monitoring and event management purposes.
The Jubilee Quiz itself will contain questions on the BCS, computing and technology influences etc., but also on
general knowledge and current affairs. The rounds will be as follows (in no particular order): Pictures, BCS History,
Media and Entertainment, Current Affairs, General Knowledge, Music, Miscellaneous, "Fifty". You may wish to have a
look at the BCS web site in preparation, and then again you might not. This is primarily a social networking event,
but you might just learn something!
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We look forward to seeing you there!
Directions to the Northamptonshire County Ground
From the M1
Take Junction 15 from the M1 Motorway onto the A508 (A45) towards Northampton.
Follow the dual carriageway for approximately 3 miles passing the Hilton Hotel, Marriott Hotel and Delapre Golf course on
your left-hand Side.
Keeping in the left-hand lane, take the next exit from the dual carriageway marked A428 Bedford and Town Centre.
Move into the middle lane as you approach the roundabout at the bottom of the slip road.
Take the second exit following signs for Abington/Kingsthorpe onto the Rushmere Road.
Follow the Rushmere Road (A5095) across the junction with Billing Road and continue straight on through Abington Park to
the traffic lights at the main junction with the Wellingborough Road.
Take the Town Centre Exit from the dual carriageway having passed Biling Aquadrome and Riverside Retail Park on your
Move into the right hand lane as you reach the bottom of the slip road.
Take the fourth exit from the roundabout signposted for Abington/Kingsthorpe onto the Rushmere Road.
Follow the Rushmere Road (A5095) across the junction with Billing Road (A5095) across the junction with Billing Road
and continue straight on through Abington Park to the traffic lights at the main junction with the Wellingborough.
Entrance via Wantage Road for the Pavilion Rooms
Turn left at the traffic lights with the Wellingborough Road onto the Wellingborough Road itself.
Take the first right approx. 100 yards along into Wantage Road.
The Cricket Club Entrance is approx. 500 yards along the Wantage Road on the right hand side.
Map and Directions on the NCCC site.