Inside Britain’s secret weapons research facility.

Society member and 2015 small research grant winner, Allen Haddrell and Society Vice President, Jonathan Reid (both from the University of Bristol) have contributed to a programme on BBC4 aired on Tuesday 28th June 2016 at 9pm on the history of DSTL and Porton Down, “Inside Porton Down”, on behalf of the Aerosol Society.

They helped illustrate the dispersal of aerosol with a simple demonstration using aerosol monitoring equipment usually used in an undergraduate teaching lab. Allen travelled up to the infamous “Anthrax Island” off the north west coast of Scotland with Michael Mosley and the film crew.

Click here to read the full BBC news item: “Inside Britain’s secret weapons research facility”.