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! Welcome to the Liverpool Mathematical Society

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The Society's programme for 2019/20 has been brought to a premature close due to COVID-19. However the FunMaths Roadshow remains
on sale and we have many plans for 2020/21 (see below).


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!! We are delighted to announce that ##Simon## ##Singh## has agreed to give the #CHRISTMAS# #LECTURE#

* Wednesday 9 December
* 2pm-3pm
* University of Liverpool.

Details to follow ...

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!! Before that, ##Aoife## ##Hunt## _ will deliver a #Popular# #Lecture#

* Thursday 12 November 2020,
* 5:30PM to 6:30PM
* https://www.movementstrategies.com/team/aoife-hunt

Details to follow ...

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!! #CORONAVIRUS# #and# #CANCELLATION# #of# LivMS #events# #Bursaries!# NEXT DEADLINE 31 May 2020

! *The*University*of*Liverpool*has*postponed*or*cancelled*all*of*its*public*events*until*the*end*of*April*due*to*the*COVID-19*situation.* The LivMS Bursary Fund (charity no. 1156909) offers bursaries - more information on the Joyce Hatton Memorial Bursaries page.
At this time, the trustees will give preference to imaginative projects designed to help in dealing with the problems associated
with COVID-19. If funds are still available, applications made during June will be considered on a first come first served basis.


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The following events of LivMS and MEM have been cancelled !! #FunMaths#Roadshow#

25 March 2020, Presidential Lecture, Anna Pratoussevitch *The*FunMaths*Roadshow*continues*to*be*available*as*a*download* (not currently as a CD); payment can be deferred. Schools, having purchased the Roadshow, are free to

29 April 2020, LivMS Open Challenge Prize Evening

29 April 2020, MEM Senior Challenge Prize Evening

06 May 2020, MEM Challenge Prize Evening
adapt puzzles and make them available for their own students to work on at home or in small groups in school. Go to FunMaths Roadshow for more information and to order.

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!! #JOIN#THE#SOCIETY#FOR#2020/21#

Membership of the Society is particularly important at this time as our funding for the future is in doubt, so please join if you can. If you are able to pay more than the standard subscription,
any additional amount paid will be treated as a donation, for which the Society will be most grateful.

Click Membership to find out more - save by taking out a 5-year subscription.
There is a reduced rate for ATM, MA and U3A members and also those who live at a distance and do
not wish to attend meetings.

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!! #OTHER#PLANS#


* *The*Society*plans*to*reschedule*Anna*Pratoussevitch's*Presidential*Lecture*to*a*date*in*the*Spring*term*2021.* *Gaynor*Bahan's*Presidential*Lecture*is*also*likely*to*be*in*the*Spring*term.* This means that the Society has a full programme of talks for the year 2020/21.

* *Open*Challenge*will*run*in*2020/21.* The prizes and certificates for this year's Open Challenge will be distributed when it becomes possible to do so.

* *The*Society*plans*to*run*the*Pop*Math*Quiz*in*2021*as*normal.*

* *The*FunMaths*Roadshow*continues*to*be*available*as*a*download* (not currently as a CD); payment can be deferred. Schools, having purchased the Roadshow, are free to make puzzles available for their own students to work on at home. The Society is in the process of adapting some puzzles for publishing online with free access.

* *The*Bursary*Fund*will*continue*to*operate.*


* We will make further announcements about all of these items as the effects of the spread of COVID-19 become known.

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!! #The# #16th# #Annual# LivMS Pop-Maths Quiz was held on Saturday 7th March 2020
and was attended by 98 students in 27 teams from 12 schools, and supported by 15 teachers.

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| 2020 Pop ~Maths Quiz at _ Liverpool John Moores University | 2020 1st Prize _ Liverpool Bluecoat School team 4 | 2020 2nd Prize (joint) _ Runshaw College teams 1 & 2 |
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| 2020 4th Prize _ Liverpool Bluecoat School team 1 | 2020 5th Prize _ Runshaw College team 3 | 2020 Runners-Up Prizes: Maricourt, _ West Kirby, Winstanley & St John Rigby |

!! ~Membership.

Click Membership to find out more - save by taking out a 5-year subscription.
There is a reduced rate for ATM, MA and U3A members and also those who live at a distance and do
not wish to attend meetings.

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!! #Bursaries!# NEXT DEADLINE 31 May 2020

The LivMS Bursary Fund (charity no. 1156909) offers bursaries - more information on the Joyce Hatton Memorial Bursaries page.

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!! About the society:
* Liverpool Mathematical Society
* FunMaths Roadshow
* Joyce Hatton Memorial Bursaries
* Membership

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