Home Affairs Select Committee

The Home Affairs Select Committee hosted a high-level conference on countering extremism at Homerton College this week. Keith Vaz MP, Chair of the Home Affairs Committee, said: “This conference marks the home stretch in the Committee’s long inquiry into Countering Extremism”. The conference brought together a diverse range of international experts addressing the Government’s counter-extremism […]


Poetry By Heart on TV and Radio!

Re-live all the action with Cambridge TV  If you’re already missing Poetry By Heart now is the time to re-live it on TV and radio. At the 2016 finals Poetry By Heart worked with Cambridge TV on a lovely little feature. It’s got everything – starry performances, students and teachers talking about their experience of […]


Homerton Conference Centre Cambridge on BBC Radio 4

‘Rather Astonishing’ workshop at Homerton Conference Centre featured on Radio 4.

Today’s science editor Tom Fielden reports. When it comes to gene editing there is an unprecedented level of collaboration – the sharing of knowledge about a technology with the potential of revolutionising bio-medical research. Where better to share this information than Homerton Conference Centre and the Science Lecture Theatre. The latest CamBioScience workshop on gene […]


Sobi Charity Ball

Homerton wish Sobi every success with their Charity Ball tonight at Homerton College. We hope they have a wonderful evening in our beautiful Great Hall and enjoy their 3-course dinner and performances throughout the evening.   About Sobi: Sobi is an international specialty healthcare company dedicated to rare diseases. Their mission is to develop and […]


DrosAfrica Fundraiser Art Exhibition and Sale – March 21st 2016

The DrosAfrica fundraiser event, which includes an art exhibition, silent auction, and a recital from an exceptionally talented pianist, will take place at Homerton College on March 21st. The artwork presented will include: fluorescent images of Drosophila from scientifc research conducted by the founder of DrosAfrica, Isabel Palacio; scientific illustratoions by Claudia Stocker; and African […]



We are delighted to be holding the 2016 Poetry By Heart finals weekend here at Homerton College and we are excited to welcome them back to the College! The event will begin with the Regional Semi-Finals, with MC Jacob Sam-La Rose as well as judges Jean Sprackland, Daljit Nagra, Patience Agbabi, Glyn Maxwell, Tim Dee […]


Prince’s Teaching Institute

The Prince’s Teaching Institute helps teachers rediscover their love of their subject, inspiring them to bring the latest thinking into their classrooms and supporting them to make lasting improvements in what and how they teach. The Prince’s Teaching Institute is holding a residential conference here at Homerton in June. PTI’s unique residential courses focus on […]


The Institute of Physics – The Physics of Soft and Biological Matter

The Institute of Physics is holding The Physics of Soft and Biological Matter conference on 6th- 8th April at Homerton College. This conference will bring together the broad and diverse community interested in the physics of soft and biological matter, which includes liquid crystals, polymers, colloids, membranes, interfaces, cellular biophysics, and biological macromolecules. The lectures will […]


CamBioScience Genome Editing: CRISPR

At Homerton College, CamBioScience are holding a ‘Genome Editing: CRISPR Design & Strategy’ workshop on February 29th – March 1st. This workshop covers how to best implement techniques relating to this versatile and programmable sequence-specific endonuclease to expedite and enhance research or product development. All CamBioScience workshops are specifically designed to perfectly match the expectations of […]


CAM Decorative and Fine Arts Society

CAM Decorative and Fine Arts Society meet each month through September to May at Homerton Conference Centre. CAMdfas, founded in 1998, is a member of NADFAS. Its lectures are given by some of the top experts in their field and cover a range of subjects from opera to garden. The society arranges visits to local […]