The Winter Programme 2020-2021



As there are restricting practices through out society, to dampen the spread of the current pandemic, the usual fortnightly meetings by Section C are suspended. In their places are virtual meetings over the internet, shared, by their kind invitation, with the Warwickshire Geological Conservation Group (WGCG). (For our American visitors - that's "Warrickshire".) This programme starts in July 2020…


2020

Wednesday July 8
th
Angus Miller (Secretary Scottish Geology Trust) Contrasting islands: the geology of Eigg and Rum

Wednesday August 19
th
Rob Vernon (BSc MSc PhD CGeol FGS (Rtd)) Mining in North Wales

Wednesday September 16th
Professor Malcolm Hart (Emeritus Professor, University of Plymouth) Jurassic calamari: new research on fossil squid-like cephalopods from the Wessex Basin


Wednesday October 14th
Dr Marco Maffione (University of Birmingham) 50 years of plate tectonics: past, current and future questions


Wednesday October 21st
Peter Lincoln (PhD Researcher, University of East Anglia) From Coprolites to Cholera, the extraordinary life of William Buckland


Wednesday November 18th
Richard Edmunds
Geological history of the Jurassic Coast


Wednesday December 2
nd


Wednesday December 16th
Christmas Meeting social – Online Quiz


2021


Wednesday January 13
th

Wednesday January 27
th

Wednesday February 10
th.

Wednesday February 24th

Wednesday March 10
th.

Wednesday March 24
th

Annual General Meeting and Chairman's Address


Monday April 12
th

Joint meeting with Parent Body