Lectures

Lectures are open to all and there is no charge for admission. However regular attendees are expected to be members of the society.
Lectures are usually held as detailed below.

Time:
7:45pm for 8:00pm

Venue:
Sorby Room, Wager Building, (formerly Geoscience),
The University of Reading,
Whiteknights, Reading.
Use Car Park 8

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Forthcoming Lectures

All the forthcoming lectures for this year are listed below. If available posters for these lectures can be found via the poster link. Where an abstract is available a details link will be shown.
To see a list of past lectures click the button.
Lecture Archive

2021-03Monday 8 March 2021

A geotraverse across Shetland

New insights into the Scottish Caledonides
A Zoom talk. Members will be sent joining details.

Rob Strachan,  University of Portsmouth
Details
This event will have an alternative venue/time see details.


2021-04Monday 12 April 2021

Meteorites

A Zoom talk. Members will be sent joining details.

Dr Queenie Hoi Shan Chan,  Royal Holloway, University of London
Details
This event will have an alternative venue/time see details.


2021-05Monday 10 May 2021

The Paleogene Climate

A Zoom talk. Members will be sent joining details.

Dr Tom Dunkley Jones,  University of Birmingham
Details
This event will have an alternative venue/time see details.


2021-06Monday 7 June 2021

Sarsen stones

a geological conundrum reassessed

Prof Peter Worsley,  University of Reading
Details
This event will have an alternative venue/time see details.


2021-07Monday 5 July 2021

Understanding Large Igneous Provinces and Volcanic Rifted Margins

from the North Atlantic Igneous Province and Beyond

Dr Dougal A Jerram,  DougalEARTH Ltd.
Details
This event will have an alternative venue/time see details.


Monday 2 August 2021

Evening Geological Ramble



2021-09Monday 6 September 2021

Evolution of flowering plants, especially in relation to Darwin's "abominable mystery"

Prof Richard Buggs,  Queen Mary College, University of London
Details
This event will have an alternative venue/time see details.


Monday 4 October 2021

TBA



Monday 1 November 2021

TBA



Monday 6 December 2021

TBA



Programme 2021

The programme for 2021 as currently proposed is also available as a pdf document.

Other programmes

Previous years programmes and other programme information can be found on the About us page.