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Postgraduate Diploma in The Geology of Northern EnglandThe University of York is holding a "Taster Day" on Friday 15 February 2019 for anyone with potential interest in the above course. Details here
Herdman Symposium 2019 - Journey from the Centre of the EarthThis year's Herdman symposium at the University of Liverpool will take place on Saturday 16 February. Details of speakers and how to book may be found here.
2019 Geotours in the North West Highlands UNESCO Global GeoparkThere are three week-long tours in 2019, running 18-24 May, 5-11 June and 11-17 September. Expert tuition by Geopark staff will help you to interpret the geology of this wild and remote highland landscape. As home of the oldest rocks in Europe, the first identified thrust fault, the oldest meteorite impact ejecta plus evidence of the earliest life, the North West Highlands Geopark really is the "Cradle of Geology"
Full details of the tours and information on how to book can be found here.
The North West Highlands Geopark is a community company limited by guarantee and a charity in Scotland. The board comprises 7 community directors, one from each of the community councils within the Geopark, who work alongside the other office bearers, directors and staff.
This information is presented as it may be of interest to MGA members, and does not imply endorsement by the Manchester Geological Association.
Publication of Minerals of the English MidlandsThe book is a private project funded entirely by the author, Roy Starkey, and is being distributed on a not-for-profit basis.
Details of the book and how to order.
This information is provided as being potentially of interest to members, and does not imply endorsement of the book by the MGA.