Talks Programme for 2017-18

Our talks programme runs from Sept 2017 to May 2018. Illustrated talks are held on Monday evenings at Greenhead College, Huddersfield.

Meetings start at 7:15 pm in room M18. Directions to the college are below.

Non-members are always most welcome.

There is a charge of £4.00 per meeting which includes refreshments (or you may wish to pay an annual membership rate for talks of £20).

Please e-mail us for further details or contact Ailsa Burrows on 01422 310751.

Download a copy of the programme.



Mon 11th Sept “Geology of the Island of Anglesey”, Paul Kabrna
Mon 9th Oct A short AGM.  Followed by presentation of some of the Group’s geology maps and a talk by Bob Appleyard on the background of geological mapping.
Mon 13th Nov “The Doggerland mammalian remains”.  Paul Murgatroyd.
Mon 11th Dec Christmas Do. To be confirmed.
Mon 15 th Jan “Women in Geology”.  Paul Hildreth
Mon 12th Feb Thin Sections.  Ian Warrington
Mon 12 th Mar “Dinosaurs and Sea Ice:  Skye & Spitzbergen”.  Alison Tymon
Mon 16th April “Geology of the Island of Mull”.  Lesley Collins
Mon 14th May “The latest news from the Curiosity rover on Mars”.  Candice Bedford.

Greenhead College

The college is five minutes walk from the bus and railway stations

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