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Field Trips 2016

Date

Duration(Days)

Destination

April 22 - 25 4 South Pembrokeshire
May 20 1 Natural History Museum
June 5 - 6 2 Dudley, Wren's Nest & Kinver
July 15 - 23 7 North coast of Scotland
August 7 1 Riddlesdown & Crystal Palace Dinosaurs
September 4 1 Smokejacks & Mole Valley
October 9 1 Tisbury anticlyne

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Field Trips 2015

Date

Duration(Days)

Destination

March 29 - April 1 4 The Gower
May 25 - 28 4 Dartmoor
May 10 1 Brown's Folly, Wiltshire
June 7 1 Cherhill & Uffington
July 4 1 Beds in Bedfordshire
August 9 - 15 7 Dumfries & Galloway
September 6 1 Buriton & Petersfield
October 18 1 Teme Valley, Worcestershire

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Field Trips 2014

Date

Duration(Days)

Destination

Sunday 30 March 1 Middle Jurassic of Oxfordshire
Sunday 11 May 1 Berkshire geoconservation
Friday 30 May to Wednesday 4 June 6 North Yorkshire coast & Durham Permian
Sunday 6 July 1 Pondfield Cove & Worbarrow Bay
Sunday 10 August 1 Beds in Bedfordshire
Saturday 4 to Tuesday 7 October 4 North Somerset coast & Vallis Vale
Sunday 19 October 1 Pett Level & Fairlight Cove

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Field Trips 2013

Date

Duration(Days)

Destination

2013      21 - 27 April 7 Jersey
Sunday 12 May 1 Kimmeridge
24 - 27 May 4 Forest of Dean
Sunday 7 July 1 Walton & Harwich
1 - 7 September 7 Portugal
12 - 14 October 3 Dieppe

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Field Trips 2012

Date

Duration(Days)

Destination

2012      Saturday 5 May 1 The Hertfordshire Puddingstone mystery
10 - 16 June 7 Northumberland & the Scottish Borders
Wednesday 18 July 1 Betchworth & Reigate - Chalk & Greensand
31 Aug - 3 Sept 4 The Yorkshire Dales
Sunday 30 September 1 Ivinghoe & Woburn
13 - 14 October 2 Rivers through Geological time
GA Conference in Exeter

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Field Trips 2011

Date

Duration(Days)

Destination

2011      April 3 - 10

8

West Brittany & Carnac

            May 15

1

Bracklesham & Boxgrove Priory

            June 5

1

Cuckmere & Birling Gap, Sussex

          June 24

Evening only

Mid-Summer's Eve geowalk

            July 1 - 4

4

Peak District, Derbyshire

            Sep 4 - 10

7

Inverness to Caithness

            October 1 - 2

2

Isle of Thanet

            November 6

1

"Mr Kipling's exceedingly fine rocks"
East Sussex

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Field Trips 2010

Date

Duration(Days)

Destination

2010      April 10 - 12

3

East Midlands

            April 25 - May 2

8

Madeira

            June 6

1

Isle of Portland

            June 26

Afternoon

The Hog's Back, Farnham

            July 4

1

Poxwell pericline & Ringstead Bay, Dorset

            Sep 2 - 6

5

Pas de Calais

            October 9 - 11

3

Pinhay, Beer & Seaton

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Field Trips 2009

Date

Days

Destination

2009     April 3 - 6

4

St Austell granites

            May 10 - 16

7

Isle of Man

            June 7

1

Avebury to Swindon

            June 19

Evening only

Shere

            July 5

1

Farringdon & Abingdon

            August 30 - Sep 5

7

Aberdeen & The Grampians

            October 4

1

Watership Down

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Field Trips 2008

Date

Days

Destination

2008      April 4 - 7

4

Lizard Peninsula

            May 4

1

Bargates of Guildford & Godalming

            June 1

1

Osmington to Overton

            June 20

Evening only

Bargates & the Devil's Jumps

            July 4 - 7

4

Cardigan Bay, Wales

            August 3

1

Mupe Bay, Dorset

            September 7

1

The Medway, Kent

            October 3 - 12

10

Brittany & East Normandy

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Field Trips 2007

Date

Days

Destination

2007      April 1

1

Beaches in Sussex

            May 4 - 6

3

Anglesey

            June 10 - 17

8

SW Ireland - Ring of Kerry

            July 1

1

Burton Bradstock & Chesil Beach

            August 3 - 5

2

South Wales

            September 2

1

Dorset

            October 7

1

Bristol - Carboniferous limestone

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Field Trips 2006

Date

Days

Destination

2006      April 2

1

Severn Bridge

      29 April - 13 May

14

Languedoc region, France

            June 2 - 4

3

North Shropshire

            July 2

1

Gloucester

            August 6

1

Avebury & Marlborough Downs

            September 3

1

Swanage & Brownsea Island

            October 6 - 9

4

Western Normandy, France

            November 5

1

Surrey chalk hills

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Field Trips 2005

Date

Days

Destination

2005     April 3

1

Newlands Corner

            April 23 - 30

8

Isle of Arran

            May 8

1

Lyme Regis to Charmouth

            June 5

1

Cotswolds

            July 3

1

Portland & Kimmeridge

           &nbspAugust 7

1

Hastings

            September 4

1

Western Weald

            September 5 - 9

5

North Devon & Cornwall

            October 2

1

North Kent coast

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Field Trips 2004

Date

Days

Destination

2004      April 23 - 25

3

Isle of Wight

             1 - 17 September

17

USA - Cascades & Rockies

            &nbspSeptember 11

1

Denbie's vineyard, Dorking

            &nbspNovember 5 - 7

3

GA meeting in Cardiff

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Field Trips 2003

Date

Days

Destination

2003      April 6

1

Kimmeridge Bay

             May: 2 - 17

16

Aegean Islands - Cyclades

             May 30 - Jun 1

3

Welsh Marches

            &nbspJune 7

1

Lulworth Cove

            &nbspJuly 6

1

The Weald

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Field Trips 2002

Date

Days

Destination

2002      March 20

Earth Alert - Science Museum

             April 10 - 23

14

Italy's Volcanoes

             August: 16 - 23

8

Snowdonia

             Sep 21 to Oct 12

3 off 8days each

Algarve, Portugal

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Field Trips 2001

Date

Days

Destination

2001      May: 12 - 27

16

Northern Ireland & Eire

             September: 16

1

The Western Weald

             September: 27 - 28

2

East Suffolk

             October: 7

1

Ashdown Forest

             November: 2 - 4

3

GA Festival, Liverpool

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Farnham Geological Society, 2001