RISC World


There's no business, like show business... 

With autumn coming on it's coming up to the RISC OS show season. I hope you are ready for this as there are quite a few events coming up in the next few months.

RISC OS RoadShow - Glasgow, Wednesday 18th October

The show season kicks off with the first RISCOS Ltd RoadShow event in Glasgow. The show will be held at:

Arran Suite
Holiday Inn Glasgow - East Kilbride
Stewartfield Way
East Kilbride
G74 5LA

The show will open at 4:00pm and finish at 8:00pm and entry is free. This is a great chance for RISC OS users from Scotland and the North West of England to get together and look at the latest developments from RISCOS Ltd and Castle Technology, to name but two. For more details contact RISCOS Ltd, who are organising the event on 02920 492324.

RISC OS RoadShow - Newcastle, Thursday 19th October

The second RoadShow event moves to the North East and takes place at:

Village Hotel Newcastle
Cobalt Business Park
West Allotment
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE27 0BY

Once again entry is free and the show will be open from 4:00pm to 8:00pm.

RISCOS South East - Guildford, Saturday 21st October

The RISC OS South East show, organised by the Surrey and Sussex Acorn User Group (SASAUG) will be once again taking place at the end of October in it's usual venue:

Guilford Technical College
Stoke Road

As usual the show organisers have provided directions, maps and full show information on the official show website. The show will be open from 10:00am until 4:00pm and tickets will cost £5.00 on the door. The current list of exhibitors includes all the big names in the RISC OS market, including RISCOS Ltd, Castle Technology, R-Comp, CJE Micros, APDL, Icon Technology, EFF, VirtualAcorn,Martin Wuerthner, Archive Publications and Qercus, plus lots of others.

ARM Club Midlands Show - Wolverhampton, Saturday 25th November

The long running ARM Club Midlands show has no moved from it's old venue at the National Motorcycle Museum and instead will now be taking place at a new venue:

Featherstone and Hilton Community Center
Baneberry Drive
West Midlands
WV10 7TR

Like most other RISC OS events the show will be open from 10:00am until 4:00pm. Entry costs £3, with a concession price of £2 for Arm Club members. Children under 12 can get in for free. You can find more details from the ArmClub show website. You can also get more information by e-mailing the organiser Ralph Sillett.

RISC OS South West - Loxton, Saturday 24th February 2007

For the umpteenth year running the RISC OS South West show will be taking place at it's traditional venue:

The Webbington Hotel
Loxton, Nr Axbridge
North Somerset

Doors will open at 10:00am and the show will close at 4:30pm. Tickets cost £3.50, with a reduced rate of £2.50 for Arm Club or RISC OS Foundation members. Children under 16 get in free and tickets need to be purchased at the door. More details will be available from the show website one more details have been finalised.

That's all for our quick show round up. RISCWorld will be attending all the above shows and we hope to see you there.