Welcome to Horrible Happenings 2019 !!!

IT’S A BRIGHT SHINY NEW YEAR WITH A BRIGHT SHINY NEW NICK ARNOLD (just joking about the new Nick)!  Anyway COMING UP in this year’s Horrible Happenings – NICK ARNOLD brings Squishy Science to Northern Ireland and the United Arab Emirates.  Not forgetting LOADS OF OTHER Amazing Places and Events yet to be announced.  Read on for ALL the HEART-BUMPING, EYE-POPPING, JAW-DROPPING, GOB-SMACKING GORY DETAILS…

January and February – Nick writes a book entitled Kitchen Science with lots of AWESOME EXPERIMENTS (CLAXON SOUNDS EMERGENCY MESSY KITCHEN WARNING!)

Wednesday 30th January – NICK ARNOLD @ King’s College Wimbledon – NICK SAYS:  I had a GREAT DAY @ Wonderful Welcoming Wimbledon and meeting ALL of YOU Super Science-minded students.  Thank you one and all for everything!

Tuesday 19th February – NICK ARNOLD @ Bexley Libraries – Erith Library  @ 11 am and Bexleyheath Library @ 2 pm.  NICK SAYS:  Head for your Library and GRAB tickets for the SQUISHIEST, SQUELCHIEST Family Show in Town!

Wednesday 20th February – NICK ARNOLD @ Slough Libraries – Langley Library @ 10.45 am and Cippenham Library @ 2.30 pm.  NICK SAYS:  Grab your ticket before your tickets get grabbed.  This squishy Family show has more SHOCKING FUN than a BUCKET of Electric Eels!!!

Saturday 23rd February – NICK ARNOLD @ Northern Ireland Science Festival, Belfast, Northern Ireland.  NICK SAYS:  I can’t wait to shout HIGH-FIVE BELFAST!  The Science will be scintillatingly stunning and that’s just starters – SEE YOU SOON!

Sunday 24th February – NICK ARNOLD @ Northern Ireland Science Festival, Derry, Northern Ireland.  NICK SAYS:  The Horrible Science Northern Ireland Tour moves on to delightful Derry and another Show with EXTRA WOWer-POWER!

Sunday 3rd March – Thursday 7th March – NICK ARNOLD @ Abu Dhabi, UAE.  NICK SAYS:  Seriously – WHAT IS NOT TO LIKE?  All that sunshine and more SUNSHINE and Schools with Sunny Smiles.  Looking forward to seeing you!  3 March – Brighton College, Al Ain – 4 March – Brighton College, Abu Dhabi –  5 March – Cranleigh School, Abu Dhabi – 6 March – British School Al Khubairat – 7 March – British International School, Abu Dhabi.

Sunday 10th March – Thursday 14th March – NICK ARNOLD @ Dubai, UAE.  NICK SAYS:  This week I’m in Wonderful Dubai @ some Splendid Schools.  So get set for a Super-Science Squish-Fest! 10 March – Brighton College, Dubai – 11 March GEMS 1st Point, Dubai – 12 March – Universal American School, Dubai – 13 March – GEMS Metropole School, Dubai – 14 March – Nord Anglia School, Dubai.

Tuesday 19th March – NICK ARNOLD @ Ark Victoria Academy, Birmingham.  NICK SAYS:  This is an AMAZING SCHOOL and I am Really Looking Forward to enthusing another generation of Horrible Scientists!

Wednesday 20th March – NICK ARNOLD @ Birchfields School, Wolverhampton.  NICK SAYS:  Turn up the Volume – TURN UP THE SMILES – HORRIBLE SCIENCE IS COMING TO TOWN!

Thursday 21st March – NICK ARNOLD @ Chipping Barnet Libray, London.  NICK SAYS:  What do you expect in a Library – Quiet and Books? NAH!  NOT TODAY – BRING YOUR LAUGHING GEAR – You’re going to need it!

April and May – NICK ARNOLD writes a book entitled  Outdoor Science with lots of eye-popping experiments in the Great Outdoors.  (The Neighbours are away on Holiday!)

Thursday 4th April – NICK ARNOLD @ University of the Third Age, Barnstaple, Devon.  NICK SAYS:  I’m putting on my historian’s hat to tell the terrible true story of Ubbe the Viking and his grisly end!

Friday 12th April – NICK ARNOLD @ W.I, Abbotsham Village Hall, Devon.  NICK SAYS:  I’m still being a historian – and this time I am talking about the horrifying history of the Lost Battle of Northam – I discovered where it happened!

Wednesday 1st May – NICK ARNOLD @ Hull Schools.  NICK SAYS:  I did a great Family Show in Hull.  Now I’m back with a triple helping of HORRIBLE SCIENCE for local Schools.  It’s going to be Horribly Good!

Thursday 23rd May – NICK ARNOLD @ Queen Elizabeth School and Cathedral School, Bristol.  NICK SAYS:  I’m going to be Ship-Shape and Bristol-fashion for a HORRIBLY HAPPY DAY of Science Fun!  See you all soon!

Friday 24th May – NICK ARNOLD @ Priestley Primary School, Calne.  NICK SAYS:  I’m looking forward to ending the week in WONDERFUL WILTSHIRE with a Super-scary School Science Show!

Saturday 22nd June – NICK ARNOLD – @ Worksop Library @ 11 am My Horrible Life and @ Mansfield Library @ 2.30 pm The Horrible Science Show.  NICK SAYS:  TWO Great Family Shows in Nottinghamshire – come and be part of the MAD-FUN MIDSUMMER MAYHEM!

Friday 20th September – Saturday 28th SeptemberTHE APPLEDORE BOOK FESTIVAL in North Devon.   Nick says I am so proud to be founder and patron of this BRILLIANT BOOK FESTIVAL with loads of AWESOME AUTHORS and TREMENDOUS TALKS – plus the LARGEST Schools Programme in the South-West!

Saturday 21st September – NICK ARNOLD @ The Family History Society, Bideford, Devon.  NICK SAYS:  It’s time for History again as I tell the SHOCKING story of the Battle of Northam 1069!

Thursday 24th October – NICK ARNOLD @ Norwich Science Festival, Norwich.  NICK SAYS:  Science has never been so SQUISHY, Facts have never been so FOUL and FUNNY – I’m getting ready for a GREAT BIG HORRIBLE SCIENCE FAMILY SHOW!








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