Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire


February 2024

Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire

Dear Parent/Carer,

I am pleased to inform you that your child has been invited to visit the Wellcome Genome Campus in Hinxton, Cambridgeshire, on Wednesday 20th March.

The Wellcome Genome Campus undertakes genomic and biodata research. They provide bioinformatics resources for the global scientific community and deliver vital training in genomics and biodata to scientists and clinicians. They are at the interface of research and industry, translating science into tangible societal benefits. The purpose of the visit is to provide students with an opportunity to:

We will travel to and from the venue by minibus, departing Biddenham at 09.30am. Students are not permitted to drive themselves to the venue, as this is in breach of our risk assessment. We should return to Biddenham by approximately 2:35pm dependent on traffic.

Students must bring a packed lunch and a water bottle.

Please log on to your ParentPay account to provide parental consent.

Thank you for supporting your child in this way.

Yours sincerely,


Mrs S Squair

Head of Science