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Hopefully our outdoor meetings programme is getting back on course.
Programme 2021-2022

Previous programmes

Copies of previous years programmes are available as pdf documents using the links below.
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 30 July 2022

10:30am   Coombe Gibbet Down and Bungum Lane, Inkpen

Meeting point - Coombe Gibbet car park SU 3701 6204 (51.3562448,-1.4698552)

Lead by Roger York this walk is about 4 miles taking about 4 hours. We will start on Chalk at Gibbet Down and progress down through the Chalk strata, ending up in the Greensand.
There will be stratigraphy, lithology and geomorphology to be examined and possibly fossils to find.

Saturday 10 September 2022

10:30am   Building stones of Newbury

Meeting point - Ouside West Berkshire Museum,The Wharf, Newbury, RG14 5AS For parking see Parking map and for details see Parking charges

A walk around the Newbury town centre looking at the various building stones led by Lesley Dunlop. After the walk members will have an opportunity to visit the "Age of Dinosaurs" exhibition at the adjacent West Berkshire Museum which includes a BGG display.

Saturday 15 October 2022

10:30am   A walk around the Frilsham area lead by Clive Edmonds

Further details TBA

For all BGG events please check the website nearer the time or contact BGG by email to check.
For externally organised events please contact the event organiser.