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A Building Stones Guide to Central Manchester
Third Edition (2014)
Four self-guided walks through the city centre
Now available to purchase

St Bede's Geology Christmas Lecture

St Bede's are holding their 26th Annual Geology Christmas Lecture on Wednesday 8 December 2021 at 19:30. The venue is St Bede's College and the speaker is Dr Pete Rowley of the University of Bristol. The topic is Can we forecast a volcanic eruption?

Letter of invitation and poster for the event. Booking is essential

Greater Manchester RIGS Group website

The Greater Manchester Regionally Important Geological and Geomorphological Sites Group website has been developed. A list of local approved RIGS is provided.

Geology Tours

The MGA have been contacted by Alan Clewlow of the company Volcanic Experiences, noting the re-commencement in earnest of tours in 2022. Week-long trips to three European locations are currently bookable.

This information is provided as being potentially of interest to members, and does not imply endorsement by the Manchester Geological Association.

Geologists' Association listing of online resources

The Geologists' Association maintains a website page listing YouTube and podcast lectures, virtual field trips and online courses from UK and international sources.

Friends of the North West Highlands Geopark

A Friends of the Geopark scheme has been introduced by the charity. Details can be found here. This information is provided as being potentially of interest to members, and does not imply endorsement by the Manchester Geological Association.