Talks Programme for 2018-19

Our talks programme runs from Sept 2018 to May 2019. 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.

Date Talk Details
Monday 10th September Tony Felski – Coal; Formation, Classification and Mining Techniques in Britain
Monday 8th October AGM followed by John Williams – The geology of the Gower Peninsula
Monday 12th November Steve Rogers – Engineering Geology in Papua New Guinea
Monday 10th December Christmas Do – Meal & Quiz at the Croppers Arms 7pm in Marsh
Monday 21st January Lesley Collins – Geology of the Lizard Peninsula
Monday 11th February Candice Bedford – The latest news from the Mars Curiosity Rover
Monday 11th March Laura Gregory – Faults and Earthquake hazards – the past is the key to the present
Monday 8th April Tracy Aze – Micropaleontology – An introduction and its uses.
Monday 13th May Helen Michael – Classification of Granitoid Rocks
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 our chair at

Download a copy of the programme.

Greenhead College

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

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Wednesday 22nd May         Local visit with Ian Warrington - Medieval iron workings near Storthes Hall (Myers Wood). 


Monday 13th May  Helen Michael - Classification of Granitoid rocks 

Greenhead College Room M18 at 7.15pm.