All researchers wishing to fly drones must obey the drone code (https://dronesafe.uk/drone-code/).
Let Nigel Fisher know well in advance and make sure he's ok with it (firstname.lastname@example.org).
At the beginning of the day, you must call Brize Norton RAF and Oxford airport air traffic control (ATC)
Information they may require:
1. Description of area or coordinates
2. Height of flight
3. Weight of drone
4. Name and contact phone number
The university's policy on drone-flying can be found here.
All drones must be registered: https://safety.web.ox.ac.uk/article/registration-of-drones