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Join Rockwatch and Friends at the Lyme Regis Fossil Festival!
Apr10

Join Rockwatch and Friends at the Lyme Regis Fossil Festival!

Join Rockwatch and Friends for an Adventure at the Lyme Regis Fossil Festival! Date: Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th June Time: 10:00 AM onwards Location: Lyme Regis, Jurassic Coast Calling all fossil enthusiasts, explorers, and families looking for an adventure! The Lyme Regis Fossil Festival is back, and it’s bigger and better than ever! Dive into the fascinating world of geology and earth sciences, on Dorset’s iconic...

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Unveiling the Mysteries of Dorset’s Jurassic Coastline: Book Your Spot Now!
Mar25

Unveiling the Mysteries of Dorset’s Jurassic Coastline: Book Your Spot Now!

Calling all adventurers, fossil enthusiasts, and curious minds! It’s that time of the year again – the eagerly anticipated Dorset 5-Day Residential Fieldtrip awaits, and you’re invited to embark on an unforgettable journey with us from July 29th to August 2nd, 2024. Year after year, our Dorset expedition has been a cherished tradition for Rockwatchers. It’s a time when enthusiasts, experts, and the Rockwatch Team...

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Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2024 Programme
Mar25

Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2024 Programme

Rockwatchers  – check out this year’s talks and activities lined up for The Royal Society’s Summer Science Exhibition from 2-7 July 2024. Talks include unlocking the past in Antarctica and rehabilitating mines for local communities and the environment. There’s always plenty to see and do, and it’s completely FREE to take part. You can view the full programme on The Royal Society Summer Science...

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Book our Rockwatch Field Trip to Somerset Earth Science Centre – 14 August
Mar22

Book our Rockwatch Field Trip to Somerset Earth Science Centre – 14 August

We’re thrilled to be returning to the Somerset Earth Science Centre this summer on Wednesday 14 August and would love Rockwatchers to join us! We’ll be exploring an exclusive insight into the fabulous collection of fossils and minerals at the Centre in the morning and then enjoy some fabulous fossil hunting at the renowned Writhlington fossil site – a specially preserved area perfect for budding paleontologists. This...

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Exploring Carboniferous Limestone: Join Our Rockwatch Field Trip!
Mar18

Exploring Carboniferous Limestone: Join Our Rockwatch Field Trip!

Date: Wednesday, August 14, 2024 Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Location: Somerset Earth Science Centre, Mendip Hills, Somerset Are you ready for an unforgettable adventure into the depths of Carboniferous Somerset? Join us on Wednesday, August 14th, as we embark on a journey to explore the marvellous Mendip Hills, delving into the captivating world of Carboniferous limestone. What to Expect Our day begins at the purpose-built...

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Ask an Ologist – FREE Online School Webinar
Feb29

Ask an Ologist – FREE Online School Webinar

Rockwatchers might like to ask their teachers to sign up for a FREE online event that’s being organised by Publisher DK. DK are hosting a 45-minute online webinar for school children around the world at 10am on 20 March when they can ask an ologist about fossils, rocks, minerals and more! Gemmologist and Earth Science Educational Consultant, Cally Oldershaw is joining the panel to answer your questions! To find out more and to...

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