Welcome to the Liverpool Mathematical Society


Click Members Page for our new page, accessible only to members. Minutes of the AGM and Committee meetings and possibly other documents of interest will be posted here.


Membership of the Society is now open for the year 2021/22. 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. Institutional membership is also available, for example covering all teachers in a school or college.

Pop Maths Quiz

The Pop Maths Quiz will take place on 5 March 2022 in person at LJMU and remotely on Zoom. For more details, go to Event_20220305_PopMathsQuiz.

Open Challenge

The paper for Open Challenge 2022 has been distributed and can also be accessed at Open_Challenge. There will be a virtual prizegiving evening in early April.


The LivMS Bursary Fund (charity no. 1156909) offers bursaries - more information on the Joyce Hatton Memorial Bursaries page. The next deadline has been extended to 28 February 2022.

Programme for 2021-22

Three meetings took place during Autumn 2021, two online and one face-to-face. There will be three further talks during the period February - May 2022 (see below). All these events will require registration.

2 Feb 2022
5pm - 6pm

10 Mar 2022
5pm - 6pm

  • Sammie Buzzard (Lecturer in Climate Science at Cardiff University and Maths Inspiration)
  • Venue: Lecture Theatre 1, 502 Teaching Hub, University of Liverpool, off Mount Pleasant
See map https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/media/livacuk/maps/Campus,Map,2020_0903.pdf
  • Title:
    • Lakes, rivers… and waterfalls?
      The surprising things maths can help us to understand about Antarctica
  • Suitable for Year 11 up, their teachers and anyone interested in mathematics
  • Click here for more details
  • Registration: Via the Eventbrite page for the event

12 May 2022
5pm - 6pm

FunMaths Roadshow activities for use at home

FMR Home Activities

These activities are free of charge.

Teachers may make puzzles from this collection available to students in their schools for use on screen or after printing out.

Parents and pupils may access these puzzles directly at home, and should first read the Notes for Guidance.

Answers to the puzzles are provided, and there is a feedback form so you can get in touch with us.

The FunMaths Roadshow remains on sale by download only. You can see all the details here.

FunMaths Roadshow

Popular Lectures

Pop Maths Quiz

About the society:

Last updated: 27 January 2022

About This Site

This is an unusual web site in several respects. You can discover more by clicking on this link:
Last change to this page
Full Page history
Links to this page
Edit this page
  (with sufficient authority)
Change password
Recent changes
All pages