Monthly Meetings
List of Scheduled Talks
Unfortunately, we are not able to meet at present due to the Covid-19 social distancing rules. Since the AGM on 27th May2020 we have been holding monthly meetings online.
Date Speaker Talk
09/09/2020 Joan Waters (HHGS) Santorini
14/10/2020 HHGS Chairman: Sheppy Shepherd Mineral Identification
11/11/2020 Joan Waters (HHGS) The Auvergne
09/12/2020 Dr Adelene Buckland (KCL) Charles Lyell: Father of Geology and Aspiring Poet
13/01/21 Dr Stephen Hicks (Imperial College London) The Surrey Earthquake Swarm
10/02/21 Dr Alastair Curry (University of Hertforshire) Secrets from the Lady of the Lake: structure, sedimentology and evolution of rockfall talus slopes in the Brecon Beacons, Wales.
10/03/21 Dr Jonathan Paul (Imperial) The effects of stratigraphy on the London Underground - Abstract
14/04/21 Professor Jim Rose (Royal Holloway) Quaternary Rivers and Glaciers in Midland and Eastern England – conflicting views and observable evidence
12/05/21
09/06/21 Bruce Rimmer (AGS) Platinum Group Metals - their Geological Occurrence, Extraction and Applications
14/07/21 Humphrey Knight (CRU Group) Salt from the frozen wastes: An introduction to the global potash industry
Link to details of 2020 speakers and topics
List of talks from previous years
Link to reviews of previous talks
Monthly meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at the Cavendish Pavilion Hall, Field End Road, Eastcote. HA4 9PG

Expert speakers give illustrated talks on all aspects of geology, and answer all our questions afterwards.
The talks start at 8:00 pm and is followed by refreshments and informal chat.


























Member's children, aged 14 upwards, can attend meetings when accompanied by an adult. Visitors are welcome for a £3 donation to the society.

THE SOCIETY ALWAYS WELCOMES NEW MEMBERS, WHATEVER THEIR KNOWLEDGE OF THE SUBJECT. VISITORS ARE WELCOME TO OUR MONTHLY MEETINGS AND YOU CAN JOIN THE SOCIETY THERE.
Examples of recent talks given at our monthly meetings