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Please note that some events are finalised later than others, so keep your eyes on London Platform and the website for additional dates and further details, and remember to register for them!

London Branch Calendar 2017

January Sat 27 Branch AGM followed by
Talk: Holostratigraphical Approach to the Chalk in the North Sea Region by Haydon Bailey
Anna Saich
February Sat 3 Day Trip: S209 Student and Introductory Day - Herne Bay John Lonergan
February Thu 15 Day Trip: Building Stones at the British Library Sue Vernon
February Thu 15 Talk: Himalayas by Danny Clark-Lowes Anna Saich
March Thu 15 Talk: TBC by Sanjeev Gupta Anna Saich
April Thu 12 Talk: Jurassic Ammonites by Bob Chandler Anna Saich
April Fri 20 - Sun 22 OUGS AGM Register via OUGS website - AGM 2018 OUGS
April Sun 29 Geoconservation Day at Gilbert's Pit, Charlton Alan Wilson
May Thu 17 Talk: Arctic Gas Hydrates by David Riley Anna Saich
June Thu 14 Talk: Curiosity at Gale crater – from Yellowknife Bay to Torridon, Mars by Suzanne Schwenzer Anna Saich
June Thu 21 - Mon 25 LONGER TRIP: Jersey with Dave Green Nicole Gay
July Sat 14 Day Trip: Bognor Regis Foreshore with David Bone John Lonergan
July Sat 21 Day Trip: Microscope Day at Birkbeck, London with Simon Drake Anna Saich
August Fri 10 - Sun 12 OUGS AGM Register via OUGS website - Symposium
**Change of date**
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August Sun 19 Day Trip: The Chalk Around Lewes and Linklater Pavilion, Lewis with Rory Mortimore
**Date confirmed**
John Lonergan
September Thu 6 Talk: Details TBC Anna Saich
September Sun 9 Day Trip: Piltdown with Geoff Downer
**New event**
John Lonergan
September Sun 16 Day Trip: Fernhurst Furnace near Haslemere
**Date confirmed**
John Lonergan
September Sat 29 Geoconservation Day at Riddlesdown Chalk Quarry, Croydon Alan Wilson
October Sat 13 - Sun 14 LONGER TRIP: Winter Weekend : Details TBC.
**Change of date**
Sue Vernon
October Thu 18 Talk: Details TBC Anna Saich
November Thu 15 Talk: Members' Evening Anna Saich
December Thu 13 Talk: Details TBC Anna Saich

EVENTS IN PLANNING
Please note that some events are finalised later than others, so keep your eyes on London Platform and the website for additional dates. We have the following events in the planning but have not confirmed dates/details yet. If you are interested please register for further details when they become available.

TBC TBC Day Trip: Booth Museum and Black Rock Raised Beach, Brighton
**Originally planned for March, now date TBC**
John Lonergan
TBC TBC Day Trip: Geowalk with Iain Fletcher Iain Fletcher
TBC TBC Day Trip: TBC Alan Wilson
TBC TBC Day/evening Trip: Building Stones with Diana Smith Sue Vernon
Not enough rocks? Check this page for National OUGS events, and perhaps others in the London Branch area
Our Calendar is published around late November each year
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