Founded in 1971, meeting monthly and still going strong, the B.S.F.G. is a non-profit-making organisation that provides an informal atmosphere in which SF fans can meet one another and professionals in the field. You can find out more about us elsewhere on this website, meanwhile here are some details of our future meetings.
8th June 2018
Alastair Reynolds has been writing science fiction since he was a
student in the early 1990s and several of his short stories appeared in
Interzone at the time. He moved on to work as an astrophysicist for the
European Space Agency, and while he was still there, started writing novels.
The first of which "Revelation Space" was published in 2000. Since then he
has 16 novels and several collections of short stories published. He says
that he believes most of the science in his books is either possible or
realistic although not all of it. He should know.
PLACE: Briar Rose Hotel,
TIME: Doors open at 7.30 pm for an 8pm start.
Admission : £3 (members) £4 others
A poster for this event is
10th August 2018
regular pub social is to be held at the Black Eagle, Hockley. It's just a
friendly meal in a pub for the members.
PLACE:Black Eagle, Hockley, B18
TIME: Table booked for 7:45 p.m.
Admission : £5 deposit to be
taken against cost of meal
8th June 2018 - Alastair
13th July 2018 -
10th August 2018 - Summer Social
September 2018 -
12th October 2018 - David Leach
16th November 2018
- Professor Bill Chaplin
7th December 2018 - Christmas Social
January 2019 - Annual General Meeting and auction