Travel is by members’ cars or possibly a
minibus if the numbers are sufficient, with costs shared between members at a standard rate. When a visit
requires specific equipment – for instance hard hats, torches, wellingtons, high visibility jackets – you will be notified
Booking lists for the forthcoming field meetings are displayed at each lecture, but please contact David if you miss a lecture and want to know the details or book a place.
If you have suggestions for visits or would like to lead one, David would be delighted to hear from you. David Ward - 01344 485021
Use this button to send David an email. Field Meetings Secretary
All attendees need to sign a Risk Assessment Document
Safety on field meetings is taken very seriously. Should you be unsure about either the risks involved or your ability to participate, you must seek advice from the leader. Please make sure you understand the risk assessment offered by the leader of the meeting and that you have the safety equipment specified. You must declare, at the time of booking, any disabilities or medical conditions that may affect your ability to safely attend this field meeting. In order to ensure the safety of all participants, the RGS reserves the right to limit or refuse attendance at field meetings. By signing up to a field meeting you are confirming you have read the safety briefing note, are accepting the risks and responsibilities and are permitting the RGS to keep your contact details for the duration of the trip.
Forthcoming Field Meetings
All the forthcoming field meetings for this year are listed below.
Where any further details are available a details link will be shown.
To see a list of past meetings click the button.
Field Meeting Archive
Workshop meeting at Holly House
Rocks, Minerals and Fossils; quiz and other activities
Leader: David Ward, RGS
Burnham Beeches, Bucks. tbc
Geology in Nymans' Gardens .
This is a joint visit with West Sussex Geological Society. Nymans is a National Trust property in West Sussex.
Avebury and the continuing story of the Sarson Stones
Leader: Prof. Peter Worsley, RGS
until Thursday 19 May 2022
Vallis Vale and Tedbury Camp, Somerset
Leader: Dr. Doug Robinson
until Sunday 6 November 2022
GA Festival of Geology