2019 Year of the Fly – Dr Erica McAlister

We are very excited that one of our Insect SOS team has organised for Dr Erica McAlister to come and give her “2019 Year of the Fly” talk for us at Silwood on Tuesday 3rd December. This will be on the ground floor in the Hamilton Building commencing at 7:30 pm (doors open 7:15). This is a free talk and refreshments will be available.

Please note that Silwood security now need names of visitors in order to let you in so please email ascot.wildlife@gmail.com so that I can put you on the list.

Dr Erica McAlister is the Senior Curator, Diptera and Siphonaptera at the Natural History Museum; President of the Amateur Entomologists’ Society and author of ‘The Secret Life of Flies’. You will find her on Twitter @flygirlNHM and she can be heard on the BBC Radio series ‘The Life Scientific’ with Jim Al-Khalili. Come and enjoy and be informed by her enthusiasm and knowledge.