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Our outdoor meetings programme for 2023-2024 is shown below.
Programme 2023-2024

Previous programmes

Copies of previous years programmes are available as pdf documents using the links below.
Programme 2022-2023
Programme 2021-2022
Programme 2020-2021
Programme 2019-2020
Programme 2018-2019
Programme 2017-2018
Programme 2016-2017
Programme 2015-2016
Programme 2014-2015
Programme 2013-2014
Programme 2012-2013
Programme 2011-2012

Around the 3 Valleys  

This book contains more of our geological walks.

Our publications page contains links to all our various publications including leaflets detailing some of our walks.

Forthcoming Events

Saturday 20 July 2024

10:30am   Hermitage area walk led by Clive Edmonds

Meeting point - Hermitage Village Hall car park GR: SU 51121 73992; Lat/Long: 51.4626028, -1.2655170; w3w: ///breathed.bearings.nametag; Nearest post code RG18 9WL

Using footpaths we will visit the site of an historical chalk mine that caused construction problems for the M4, recent residential development problems in the village, then venture to Oare with a chance to view building stones and grave yard at St Bartholomew’s Church, before crossing up onto Oare Common (formed of gravel capped Palaeogene sequence above Chalk) and going downhill again towards Doctor’s Lane to view a series of sinkholes and return via a quiet lane to Oare viewing an old brickworks site on the way with its former shaft entry chalk mine as well. Finally returning to the start – a walk of about 3 miles or so.

Wednesday 18 September 2024

7:00pm   Annual General Meeting and talk by Clive Edmonds

Meeting point - Woolhampton Village Hall, Bath Rd, Woolhampton RG7 5RE, SU 5708 6681

After the AGM Clive Edmonds will give a talk entitled "Observations of Karstic Geology in the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico" with references to Mayan culture and the Chicxulub impact crater!

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For externally organised events please contact the event organiser.