Science Research Council
Found in 91 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence with the Department of Education and Science regarding cooperation with universities and the transfer to the Science Research Council. There is also correspondence relating to a parliamentary question regarding the close approach of the asteroid Icarus.
Correspondence between the Ministry of Technology, the Science Research Council and the Royal Greenwich Observatory regarding the proposed adoption of a 24-hour clock coincident with the introduction of British Standard Time.
General correspondence with officials of the Science Research Council regarding retirement collections, staff changes at the Royal Greenwich Observatory, the C.N.E.S symposia, equal opportunities for men and women, and changes in the London Office management structure.
Correspondence with the Science Research Council, including correspondence with J. Hutchinson, I.A. Learmouth, R.B. Snow and E. East-Wood, Chairman of the Radio and Space Research Station Committee.
Personal correspondence with the Science Research Council, including correspondence with A. McLoughlin, Secretary of the Science Research Council Sports and Social Association; J. Hutchinson; W.L. Francis; Sir Brian Flowers, Chairman of the Science Research Council; and F. Horner of the Radio and Space Research Station, Ditton Park, Slough.
A letter of invitation to membership of the Altazimuth Mounting Committee (V.C. Reddish, G.J. Carpenter, J.G. Davies, T.A. Wyatt and the Science Research Council), with a list of discussion topics and possible courses of action with regard to altazimuth mountings for optical telescopes.
Copies of important letters from the Science Research Council and Astronomer Royal, mainly regarding N.A.O. staff appointments and pay.
A copy of a memorandum to members of Science Research Council committees regarding future payments of travelling and subsistence allowances being liable to income tax.
A message received from the Science Research Council, with pencilled amendments by Redman, regarding the meetings of the Anglo-Australian Telescope Committee, mirror blank suppliers and the forthcoming Joint Policy Committee meeting.
Miscellaneous correspondence with, among others, W. Fricke, Direktor des Astronomischen Rechen-Instituts, Heidelberg; Brig. Sir Bernard Fergusson; Sir Brian Flowers, Chairman of the Science Research Council; and the 'Financial Times', regarding a visit to the N.A.S.A. and other subjects.
Miscellaneous items, including Sir Richard Woolley's Declaration of the Freedom of the City of London; Woolley's membership certificate of the 'Société Royale des Sciences de Liège'; a Science Research Council pack produced for the inauguration of the Isaac Newton Telescope by Her Majesty the Queen on 1 December 1967; metal photographic plates for newspaper printing, showing the Isaac Newton Telescope and Herstmonceux Castle; and Woolley's mail book.
Papers for the meetings of Joint Negotiation Committee of the Science Research Council on 18 October 1971 and 20 March 1972, and minutes of various J.N.C. meetings held in 1968.
Agendas and minutes from meetings of the Science Research Council Joint Industrial Negotiating Committee, including a copy of the committee's draft constitution.
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