The Woolhope Club



MEETINGS

Programme 2014: Summer Session

Below is the programme of meetings for Summer 2014. Details of the programme are enclosed with the newsletter and sent out to members

2014 Field Meetings

Details of field meetings will be posted here as soon as available

Archaeological Research Section Meetings, 2014

Geology Section Programme 2014

Natural History Section Field Meetings 2014

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Archaeological Research Section Field Meetings 2014

18 Jan An aerial photo/map recording session will be held at 'Bramley' from 10.00a.m. to 4.00p.m. Please bring a packed lunch. To confirm please phone Beryl Harding on 01432 851463.
8 Feb Section AGM at the Pilgrim Hotel, Much Birch. Lunch at 12.30 p.m. followed by the AGM, then an illustrated talk by Gerry Calderbank on ‘Shetland Archaeology’. Tea and biscuits afterwards. Please phone Beryl Harding (01432 851463) during January for menu choices.
8 Mar An aerial photo/map recording session will be held at 'Bramley' from 10.00a.m. to 4.00p.m. Please bring a packed lunch. To confirm please phone Beryl Harding on 01432 851463.
8 Mar Further meetings will be posted here as soon as details are available

Programme Notes

1. Field Visit start times now vary: please check programme carefully.

2. People intending to go on a visit MUST advise the leader or the secretary that they are going, and check with the leader if the weather forecast is poor.

3. Guests are welcome, but must take day membership of the Club: 1.00

4. Please wear suitable clothing and footwear for field meetings, and bring food and drink. It is not always possible to arrive at a hostelry at lunch time

5. Members requiring transport should contact the Leader or Chairman who will endeavour to arrange, but no guarantee can be given

6. Members and guests are reminded that field meetings are undertaken at their own risk.


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Geology Section Programme 2014

For further information on any of the trips below please contact Sue Hay on 01432 357 138 or e-mail: svh.gabbros@btinternet.com

 

Fri 28th March

Eyjafjallajhull 2010: Aerial Geohazards given by Sue Hay & Gerry Calderbank.
Woolhope Room. Please note early start time of 5.30pm

Sun 13th April

Penarth Coast led by Dr Tom Sharpe, National Museum of Wales.
Meet at 10.30 am in the cliff top car park at the end of Cliff Parade, Penarth (Grid ref. ST 186 704). Toilets and a Cafe with toilets there, parking is free. Bring a packed lunch. Boots with ankle supports needed for the beach together will clothing appropriate for the weather. Hard hats NOT needed
Sun 1st June 'The Brecon Anticlinal - an exploration of the Upper Silurian north of Brecon' led by Duncan Hawley.
Meet at 10.15 am in Felinfach village, just off the A470, on the old road (now a dead end) - just past the Felinfach Griffin pub and bus stop, where there is parking (GR SO 0904 3308). No facilities. Bring food and drink. Wear stout footwear and sensible clothing to suit the weather forecast. Camera, hand lens and binoculars would be useful.
Sun 13th July Stipperstones led by Andrew Jenkinson.
A morning walk of about 5 km with a separate 3km afternoon walk.
Limited numbers, this trip must be prebooked

All meetings 6.00 pm in the Woolhope Room unless otherwise specified. 

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Natural History Section Programme 2014

Details will be posted here in due course


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