The UK's Nationwide Geology Club for Children

Exploring Chilterns Chalk: A Journey Through Time with Rockwatch & Friends
Feb21

Exploring Chilterns Chalk: A Journey Through Time with Rockwatch & Friends

Join Rockwatch on Thursday, April 11th, for the grand finale of a special events series celebrating Chilterns Chalk. From 10:30 AM to 5:00 PM, immerse yourself in a day of discovery and excitement as we partner with the Chilterns Landscape Partnership and the Chinnor and Princes Risborough Steam Railway for an unforgettable experience. Step aboard the historic steam train for a nostalgic journey through the picturesque Chilterns...

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Half Term Geology Fun with Rockwatch
Feb06

Half Term Geology Fun with Rockwatch

Join Rockwatch over Half Term at two fun-filled days of geology games and activities! Uxbridge Rock Show When: Monday 12 February from 9.30am. Where: Uxbridge Library, High St, Uxbridge UB8 1HD  – very close to Uxbridge Station (Metropolitan and Piccadilly lines) With: Rockwatch have teamed up with the Harrow & Hillingdon Geological Society to liven up half term for young geology lovers of all ages.  What: There...

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Rockstars Young Geologists’ Competition 2023 Showcase
Nov07

Rockstars Young Geologists’ Competition 2023 Showcase

We are thrilled to announce the launch of the Rockstars Young Geologists’ Competition 2023 Showcase, a short film that celebrates the incredible entries from the children and young people who took part in this year’s competition. Now in its 13th year, the competition is generously sponsored by the Anglo American Foundation and we thank them for their continued support. The Rockstars Competition is designed to inspire and...

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Celebrating the Rockstars Young Geologists of 2023
Nov07

Celebrating the Rockstars Young Geologists of 2023

Friday 27th October marked a very special day for many of our Rockwatchers and not just because for most it was half term, but because it was the Rockstars Young Geologists’ Competition Prize Giving ceremony. Hosted by its long-term sponsors at the Anglo American Foundation offices in London, the Rockwatch annual Rockstars Competition Prize Giving Ceremony was an opportunity to celebrate and applaud the creative and insightful efforts...

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Join us at this year’s Festival of Geology – 4th and 5th November
Nov02

Join us at this year’s Festival of Geology – 4th and 5th November

The Festival of Geology Returns to London! Get ready to embark on a thrilling journey through the depths of time as the Geologists’ Association’s Festival of Geology returns to University College, Gower Street, London. The annual highlight of all things geological is back, promising a weekend of excitement and discovery for geology enthusiasts of all ages. With free admission and a myriad of captivating exhibits and...

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Issue 94 of the Rockwatch Magazine: published July 2023
Aug22

Issue 94 of the Rockwatch Magazine: published July 2023

Issue 94 Contents List: published July 2023 HOAX OF THE 'EARLIEST ENGLISHMAN' Image 1 of 7 How a conman fooled scientists MINECRAFT ROCKS AND REALITY Differences between the game and real life HOAX OF THE ‘EARLIEST ENGLISHMAN’ How a conman fooled scientists KERMA – A LAND OF PLENTY Ancient kingdom’s geological riches BRITISH BRICKS How building bricks link to geology PERFECT MIX OF STONE AND PLANTS A...

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