Exhibitions

"And What Becomes of the Turnips?" Archival Investigations of Extreme Weather Events in the UK

A series of talks will be held to accompany the Weather Extremes exhibition. Places are limited so please book in advance online or with the Box Office on 0115 846 7777.

Exhibition curators Georgia Enfield and Lucy Veale discuss their research exploring histories of extreme weather in the UK. They illustrate multiple ways in which unusual and extreme weather has been, and continues to be, observed, recorded and remembered. They discuss the development and creation of the exhibition and the work involved in the development of the TEMPEST extreme weather database.