Cancelled: March, April & May Talks, Walks & Field Visits
Talks are held monthly from September to April.
Doors open at 7.00pm for coffee before a 7.30pm start at St Francis Church Hall, 110 Warwick Road, Kenilworth CV8 1HL.
Talks are free for WGCG members.
Non-member visitors and guests are welcome and pay £2.00 per talk.
Free for those in full-time education.
When: 29th Mar 2020.
Where: City of Caves, Nottingham
What to expect: Cancelled: A WGCG members' tour, led by Tony Waltham author of 'Sandstone Caves of Nottingham'. The city of Nottingham has hundreds of man-made caves, which have been in use for over a thousand years. Carved out of the Triassic sandstone they have been used over the years as a tannery, public house cellars and as an air raid shelter. The caves are listed as a scheduled monument by Historic England. Registration: WGCG members to await formal circulation of a registration form from the Membership & Admin Assistant and then register well in advance. Our visit has to be limited to twenty WGCG members. More details later for the 20 registered attending WGCG members.
When: 15th Apr 2020 7:00:pm.
Where: St Francis of Assisi R C Church
What to expect: WGCG evening talks: 18 March & 15 April are cancelled Date: Friday, 13 March 2020, 09:08:25 GMT Message to WGCG Members & Visitors The management committee have taken the decision to cancel the March and April evening lectures in order to...
When: 25th Apr 2020.
Where: Wren's Nest, Dudley
What to expect: Unfortunately, this event is cancelled Leader: Andy Harrison – Possibly including a talk from Graham Worton – Joint excursion with BCGS “The Wren’s Nest is a geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in the Dudley Metropolitan Borough, north west of...
When: 6th Jun 2020.
Where: Blockley Quarry
What to expect: Leader: Jon Radley – Joint with BCGS – Details to be added later
When: 11th Jul 2020.
Where: Apedale Heritage Museum & Drift Mine
What to expect: Apedale Heritage Museum & Drift Mine Tour / Biddulph Grange Geology Gallery Details to follow – Travel: By Small coach Entrance is free to National Trust Members, otherwise it is c.£9 per person Some links – Apedale Heritage Museum –...