Talks 2023-24

Talks are held in Greenhead House at Greenhead College, Greenhead Road, HD1 4ES (note this is a new location)
Meetings are open from 7pm for a 7.15pm start.   Talks are usually followed by a question and answer session and light refreshments. All are welcome, with a charge to non-members and to members not paying the annual subscription, of £4.00.  Students are free.
The meeting room is upstairs, please contact us if you need help accessing the room. There is computer and internet access and a smart screen. There is a toilet and kitchen downstairs. Parking is on the road outside. You may wish to wear masks.  Hand gel will be available.
Monday 11th Sept 2023 – Rocks for Ribblehead Viaduct – Bill Fraser
Monday 9th Oct – Why do Volcanoes erupt? – Scott Alexander
Monday 13th Nov – The European Cenozoic Rift Valley – John Williams
Monday 11th Dec – Christmas Social & Quiz Details TBC
Monday 8th January 2024 – AGM followed by a talk by Bob Appleyard – How old is this rock? How do we find out?
Monday 12th February – The Rise & Fall of the British-Irish Ice Sheet – Prof Chris Clark – this meeting is at Bradley Methodist Church, Bradley Rd, Bradley, Huddersfield HD2 1XD
Monday 11th March – Carboniferous Amphibians – Dr Rebecca Bennion
Monday 8th April – Lincolnshire Ironstones – how they helped to shape the County – Paul Hildreth
Monday  13th May – Geology of Northern England – Hexham – Dr Colin Waters
If you are not a member and would like to join us please email for details to
  • Monday 11th March - Carboniferous Amphibians - Dr Rebecca Bennion. Greenhead House 7.15pm. See Talks page under Events for further details

  •  Saturday 9th March - Newhey Quarry, just off Junction 21 of the M62. See Fieldtrip page under Events for further details