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

2018-09Monday 3 September 2018

Extra-ordinary Women Geologists: from Mary Anning to now

Dr Chris Duffin,  Natural History Museum
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2018-10Monday 1 October 2018

The Last British Ice Sheet

Dr Bethan Davies,  Royal Holloway College


2018-11Monday 5 November 2018

Volcanoes, encounters through the ages

Prof David Pyle,  University of Oxford


2018-12Monday 3 December 2018

The Geology of London

Diana Clements,  Geologists' Association


Monday 7 January 2019

AGM and Members Evening



Monday 4 February 2019

Nuclear Storage



Monday 4 March 2019

Prof John Cosgrove,  Imperial College


Monday 1 April 2019



Monday 13 May 2019

Microbialites - role of bacteria and viruses in carbonate precipitation

Dr Mauraice Tucker,  University of Bristol


Monday 3 June 2019

Geological Ramble



Monday 1 July 2019



Monday 5 August 2019

Geological Ramble



Monday 2 September 2019



Monday 7 October 2019



Monday 4 November 2019

The Thames through time

Prof Danielle Schreve,  Royal Holloway College


Monday 2 December 2019



Programme 2018

The programme for 2018 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.