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A Building Stones Guide to Central Manchester
Third Edition (2014)
Four self-guided walks through the city centre
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Programme of Indoor Meetings 2017 - 2018


Wednesday 25 October 2017 at 19:00

The Science and Engineering of Shale - Prof Ernie Rutter

Please note that Professor Rutter, our first speaker of the new Indoor Meetings season, has regrettably had to change the date of his talk. The talk will now take place on WEDNESDAY 25 OCTOBER 2017, one week later than the original date. The venue, the lecture theatre in the Williamson Building, and the time, 7pm, have not changed.

We apologise for any inconvenience which this may cause.

Saturday 18 November 2017 at 13:30 - The Broadhurst Lectures: Deep Earth Matters

The speakers will include:
Prof Hugh Rollinson
Dr Jason Harvey
Dr Andrew Walker

Wednesday 29 November 2017 at 18:30 - Joint meeting with Manchester Geographical Association

Faulty Communications: Seismic Hazard in Istanbul - Prof Iain Stewart, Plymouth University

Venue: Manchester Metropolitan University, Brooks Building, Birley Campus, Bonsall Strteet, Manchester M15 6GX

Tickets will be booked through the Eventbrite website; booking will be essential. Booking details are not yet available and will provided here once published.


Saturday 9 December 2017 at 13:30 - Some Aspects of Planetary Geology in the Solar System

Speakers:
Prof David Rothery
Dr Rhian Jones
Dr Susanne Schenzer

Saturday 13 January 2018 at 13:30 - Flying Fossils

Speakers:
Dr Stephen Brusatte
Dr Mark Wilton
Elizabeth Martin

Wednesday 7 February 2018 at 19:00 - AGM followed by Presidential Address

Aspects of North Island Geology - Jane Michael, MGA President

Meetings from October to February inclusive will be held in the Lecture Theatre in the Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester.

Full details of the speakers and their lecture titles will be circulated nearer the times of the meetings.