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Bucks Geology Group

Events - 2019 Programme                                       PRINTER FRIENDLY

Further trips and talks will be scheduled as the year progresses. Please check the BGG website or email the organisers before any event for the latest update.

Friday June 14th 2019 time:10:45am-3pm

NOTE: POSTPONED

Visit to Kensworth Quarry with Mick Oates. ********************* The quarry manager has advised us to postpone our forthcoming trip due to rain-induced hazardous conditions in the quarry. Mick Oates is in touch with the manager and we will look to reschedule once the quarry has dried out. ********************* Contact Mike Palmer on 01296 325223 or mpalmer@buckscountymuseum.org for further information.

Saturday July 27th 2019 1:00am-4:00pm

NOTE: new rescheduled date

Bucks Geology Group AGM, 1:00pm - 1:30pm at Buckingham Old Gaol. followed by a

Visit to Buckingham Sandpit, 2 - 4pm, with Jill Eyers - a rare opportunity to discover the ice age features of this usually locked site of geological interest. BOOKING ESSENTIAL Contact Mike Palmer on 01296 325223 or mpalmer@buckscountymuseum.org for further information and to book your place

Saturday August 3rd 2019 time:tbd

North Lincolnshire Geology (details to be confirmed) North Lincolnshire Geology Trip with Mick Oates. Further details nearer the time. Access to a large working quarry is being aranged.

Saturday August 10th 2019 time:10:00am-12:45pm

Geological Walk around West Wycombe Hill & Bradenham Pudding Stones. with Jill Eyers. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Contact Jill Eyers contact Jill Eyers - Tel: 01494 881325 or email j.eyers@btopenworld.com for further information and to book your place. .

Saturday September 21st 2019 time:10:00am-12 noon

Visit to Stowe Quarry with Jill Eyers. Optional building stones walk around Stowe Landscape Gardens (National Trust charges apply) in the afternoon. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Contact Jill Eyers - Tel: 01494 881325 or email j.eyers@btopenworld.com for further information and to book your place. .

Saturday October 19th 2019 time:tbc

What's in Store? A behind-the-scenes look at Bucks County Museum's geology collections with Mike Palmer. 10 -11am with a second repeat session 12 noon - 1pm. Bucks County Museum Resource Centre, Halton. Places limited. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Contact Mike Palmer on 01296 325223 or mpalmer@buckscountymuseum.org for further information and to book your place. .

Saturday November 16th 2019 time:tbc

Hands-on Rocks Workshop with Jill Eyers. Bucks County Museum Resource Centre, Halton. Places limited. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Contact Mike Palmer on 01296 325223 or mpalmer@buckscountymuseum.org for further information and to book your place. .

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This list will be updated regularly - Last updated on 16th June 2019.