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Monthly meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at the Cavendish Pavilion, Field End Road, Eastcote. HA4 9PG (Map)

The talks start at 8:00 pm followed by any questions you may want to put to the speaker.

The evening finishes with coffee and informal conversation.

Programme for 2020

Date
Speaker
Title
11/03/2020 Robin Hansen (NHM) Colours of the Natural History Museum’s Gem Collection
08/04/2020 Prof Jim Rose (Royal Holloway) Quaternary Rivers and Glaciers in Midland and Eastern England – conflicting views and observable evidence - Abstract
13/05/2020 TBA  
10/06/2020 Jane Tubb (East Herts Geology Club) Microbes to Marrows
08/07/2020 Bruce Rimmer (AGS) Platinum – Its Mineralogy, Extraction and Applications
12/08/2020 TBA  
09/09/2020 Humphrey Knight (CRU) The global potash industry, and how Sirius Minerals does not fit into it
14/10/2020 Dr Ilias Karapanos (Affinity Water) Developments in understanding the flow mechanisms in the Chalk and groundwater-surface water interactions
11/11/2020 Dr Tom White (NHM) Advances in Quaternary non-marine molluscan research: the view from Britain and NW Europe
09/12/2020 Dr Adelene Buckland (KCL)

Charles Lyell: Father of Geology and Aspiring Poet

TBA Dr Jonathan Paul (Imperial) The effects of stratigraphy on the London Underground - Abstract

Programme for 2021

Date
Speaker
Title
13/01/2021    
10/02/2021 Dr Alastair Curry (Univ. of Herts.) Secrets from the Lady of the Lake: structure, sedimentology and evolution of rockfall talus slopes in the Brecon Beacons, Wales.

 

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