The Society was formed in 1973 by a number of enthusiasts who had met at local evening classes.

The aim of the Society is to advance public appreciation of geology by observation, discussion, field studies, research, illustrated talks and exhibitions.

We meet on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Cavendish Pavilion Hall, Field End Road, Eastcote. Expert speakers give illustrated talks on all aspects of geology, and answer all our questions afterwards. The evening finishes with refreshments and informal chat.

New members are always welcome!
Our membership embraces all age groups from 16 years upwards, regardless of gender or race, and includes those with widely diversified interests.

Annual subscriptions are as follows:-
Single - £18
Joint - £32
Provincial - £11
Student - £5

Member's children, aged 14 upwards, can attend meetings when accompanied by an adult.

Visitors are welcome for a small donation to the society.

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First President:
Bob Symes
Bob Symes, OBE, known for his work as keeper of the Minerals Collection at the Natural History Museum and for the many books he wrote on Mineralogy. Bob was born in Harrow and grew up in Eastcote; he played a key role in setting up the Harrow and Ruislip Geological Society, which later changed its name to Harrow and Hillingdon.
Robert Frederick Symes 1939-2016
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