Programme for 2021

Events marked with a map are field trips. Day Field Trips are nearly always held on a Sunday.

All lectures start at 7.15pm via Zoom (link supplied to members prior to the meetings)

Date Event
January 20th


February 17th

Guest Speaker - Scott Bennett:The Anthropocene: A Unique Geological event and an Age of Collapse

March 17th

Guest speaker - Prof.Ian Stimpson: Geothermal Energy

April 21st

Guest Speaker: Ashley Patton, Engineering Geologist, BGS Cardiff: Shallow Geothermal Energy in Cities

May 19th

Chris Simpson: Introduction to the Geology of El Heirro

July 21st

Guest Speaker: Dr Keith James: The Problem of the Origin of the Carribean Plate

August 18th

Prof Cynthia Burek, Chester University:Limestone Pavements as a Unique Geoconservation Landscape

September 15th

Dr Sarah Davies, Aberystwyth University: Climate Change and Coastal Heritage in Wales:Insights from the palaeoenvironmental record

October 20th

Prof Neil Glasser, Aberystwyth University:New data on the glaciations of Wales

November 17th

Member’s Evening