The Liverpool Geological Society - Founded 1859
President: Professor Silvia Gonzalez
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156th Session
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The LGS President Professor Silvia Gonzalez welcomes you, one and all to the 156th Session of
the LGS.
      The LGS Members' Evening
on Tuesday, 28th
October 2014 @ 7:30 pm
in Lecture Theatre 137.

There will be five short presentations/talks on a variety of geological topics which have so inspired the speakers that they, and the Council of the Society, think them well worth communicating to the rest of the Society. So come & be similarly inspired!  Tea/Coffee will be available from 6:45 pm to 7:15 pm in The Tower Cafe as usual.
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The Geological Society
Presents a Live Webcast
(Course) on

'Fundamentals of Mine Water Management'
Tuesday, 28th October 2014
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Liverpool Iceland Holiday 2016
I am pleased to announce that preparations are in
hand for the next expedition to Iceland which will take place from 29th July to 12 August 2016.  In an attempt
to offer some new experiences for people who
habitually visit the country, this trip will focus solely on
the northern area with longer stop overs in the chosen centres.

Highlights will include:-
A tour of the Snaefellsness Peninsula
A visit to Flatey (weather dependant)
Tours of the Northern Fjords and boat safari
A visit to Husavik and whale watching trip
Time exploring the volcanic features around Myvatn
Return via Akuryeri, the Kjolar route and the Golden Circle

The estimated cost will be in the region of £2,200.  This will include:-
Flights from Manchester or Heathrow
Coach, driver and Icelandic guide
All hotel accommodation
Most meals
Whale watching, boat safari, trip to Flatey, swimming pool visit in Myvatn.

Places are limited to 25 people so an expression of definite interest would be appreciated at this time.  Please email Hazel Clark on  Donít delay as you may well be disappointed!!!

Hoping to hear from you soon

Best wishes


  To watch the Live Webcast you have to
  Register your place by clicking 'Register
  Now' and fill in your details.

  Organised by EduMine

  Contact by Email to:

  Event Time: 8:00am to 11:00am
  Pacific Daylight / Vancouver Time.

  Cost: CAD 510.00
  (Canadian Dollars)


  Anyone wishing to get their hands on the
  LGS Journals can do so now. Phone
  Mike Collins on 01257 421162 for your
  copy of:-

  (Q)JGS London: nearly all parts 1940,
  NW Geologist: singles 2-8, 13: many 12,
  Geological Journal: nearly complete run
  Vol 3 (1062) to Vol 31.
  Amateur Geologist: Vol 6 (1972) to Vol
  Liverpool Geological Assoc: 1907-1909
  New Series 2,3,4.  Continued...
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