The winners of Chemistry Fusion University Challenge 2023!

Group Christmas lunch, December 2022

Steve’s goodbye lunch @ The Coconut Tree, October 2022.

Clevedon Pier, August 2022

An afternoon of croquet, August 2022

Group night out, April 2022

Ciao Dinner

Christmas lunch, December 2021


Celebrating 300 papers – Jonathan’s garden, August 2021


Group Boat Trip and Barbecue, Bradford on Avon to the Dundas Aqueduct, September 2019

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Celebrating Mostafa and Dan’s latest paper with falafel and champagne, June 2019.


The “Tryptophantastic Four” (Roman, Dabs and Hossay) presenting their synthesis of Acornicarmisulfonine A at the finals of the 6th National Retrosynthesis Competition, March 2019.


Celebrating Sam’s successful PhD viva.IMG_20190116_125635.jpg

Congratulations to Mostafa (and Dan) on the publication of their paper describing the cyclocarbonylation of amino acids.publication party.jpg

Saying (temporary!) goodbye to Rakesh (Dec 2018)Rakesh leaving Do.jpg

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Congratulations to Jess on her successful PhD viva!Image-1.jpg

Congratulations to Romain on his successful PhD viva!20181026_170855 2.jpg

Celebrating Dan and John’s Nature paper (Oct 2018)20181012_143322.jpgIMG_7246.jpg

Celebrating Mary’s ChemComm, Roman and Quentin’s Angewandte, Jess and Quentin’s Org Lett, and Dabs’ Eros article. (Sept 2018)image2.JPG

Group boat trip 2018 (Kennett and Avon Canal, Bradford-on-Avon)IMG_5591.jpg

Celebrating Jess and Quentin’s Angewandte and Romain’s OBC (March 2018)20180328_174020.jpg

Celebrating John, Romy and Matej’s latest JACS paper (March 2018)20180309_121038

Roman as Captain Hook (Pantomime season 2017)IMG_9833.JPG

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The Group Boat Trip 2017 (Dundas Aqueduct, Bath)IMG_6575.JPG

Clayden Group Christmas Dinner (Bristol, the Floating Harbour, Dec 2016)IMG_0869.JPG

Celebrations for Francis and Bryden’s Nature Chemistry paper + for Dan’s viva (Dec 2016)IMG_0767.JPG

Michael Tomsett representing Bristol in University Challenge (July 2016)Bristol with Jeremy.jpg

The Group Boat Trip 2016 (Dundas Aqueduct, Bath)IMG_8467.JPG

Celebrating our 250th publication (March 2016)IMG_1096IMG_1094

Bryden’s Leaving (Feb 2016)

The Move to Bristol (Sept 2015)