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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 2015 - 2016

Wednesday 14 October 2015 at 19:00

Scientific Exploration of the Moon - Dr Katie Joy, University of Manchester

Saturday 14 November 2015 at 13:30

Current Earth Sciences Research at Manchester - four talks from PhD students about their geological research

From digital outcrops to digital rocks: frontiers in the virtual geosciences - Thomas Seers

Searching for a signature of weather and climate in landscapes: insights from computer modelling - Declan Valters

Investigating the Controls on Mudstone Matrix Permeability - Rosanne Mckernan

The stratigraphic and geochemical framework of the Great Oxidation Event in South Africa - Matthew Warke

Saturday 5 December 2015 at 13:30

The original programme, on palaeoclimatology, was cancelled because of the unavailability of some speakers.

Two talks by members of Council were given instead:

Geology of Japan - Peter del Strother

The Bridgewater Canal - Jennifer Rhodes

Wednesday 10 February 2016 at 19:00 - AGM followed by Presidential Address

Diamond Formation - Where, When and How? - Dr Ray Burgess, MGA President


Wednesday 2 March 2016 at 18:30 - Joint Meeting with the Geographical Association

Past Eruptions and Future Risks - should we be concerned about Iceland's volcanoes - Professor Fiona Tweed, Staffordshire University

Saturday 12 March 2016 - The Broadhurst Lectures

This meeting was cancelled