Anyone in Cambridge on Saturday (8th November) should take advantage of "Hoyle Day" to visit a one-day exhibition on the life and work of science-ficiton writer and astronomer, Fred Hoyle. His best known books were The Black Cloud, and A for Andromeda. As a bonus, St John's College, which is hosting the exhibition is also providing guided tours around the College's 17th Century Library. There will also be a talk by Dr Carolin Crawford, Institute of Astronomy, about the life and work of Fred Hoyle.
full details from The Cambridge Network.