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Rockwatch Residential Round up
Aug11

Rockwatch Residential Round up

Well, that’s a wrap – five days of fossil-finding fun with this year’s group of intrepid Rockwatchers is complete. The team at Leeson House Field Studies Centre near Swanage were as welcoming and hands on as ever, and kicked off the week with a geology-themed orientation session. Set within the beautiful rural village of Langton Matravers, Leeson House offers an ideal setting to stay, dine communally, enjoy geology-themed guest...

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We’ve removed the Booking Deadline for the 5-Day trip to Dorset
Jul06

We’ve removed the Booking Deadline for the 5-Day trip to Dorset

Good news! We’ve removed the booking deadline on the 5-Day residential field trip to Dorset so that even more people can still book to join us! Those of you who organise events will know that there is a need to have booking deadlines in place in order to meet any venue terms and conditions around numbers and cancellations. Since we have more than met the minimum number of bookings needed for the event to run, we’re now...

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Book a 5-Day Family Geology Field Trip to Dorset’s Jurassic Coast
May17

Book a 5-Day Family Geology Field Trip to Dorset’s Jurassic Coast

[Show thumbnails] The Rockwatch summer holiday 5-day residential family geology field trip is back! DEADLINE FOR BOOKINGS IS FRIDAY 28 JULY! Taking place from Monday 31 July to Friday 4th August, we’ll be exploring Dorset’s Jurassic coastline and staying at the Leeson House Field Studies Centre just outside Swanage. Many Rockwatchers who have joined us on previous visits will know that this is a fabulous week of family fun...

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Fieldtrip to Scotland for Older Rockwatchers – May 2021
Nov11

Fieldtrip to Scotland for Older Rockwatchers – May 2021

Calling all Rockwatchers over 14!  Are you up for a geological adventure in May 2021. Rockwatch is having a fieldtrip to the north of Scotland.  We are heading to the Inverness area, staying at a hostel in Ancheninver .  We’ll be exploring the geology of that area, visiting Knockan Crag and looking at sites in the North West Scotland Geopark.  The trip is for 4 nights with food and transport from Inverness included. It’s a...

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Fossil hunting and geology on the Dorset Coast 29 July – 2 August
May23

Fossil hunting and geology on the Dorset Coast 29 July – 2 August

Rockwatchers had a fabulous time on our annual residential fieldtrip to the wonderful coast of Dorset and Devon.  Five days exploring the exceptional geology of the area, hunting for fossils and walking in the steps of famous geologists from long ago!  And they even managed a boat trip and visit to Brownsea Island! Look out for our annual trip to the Jurassic Coast and book for next year.  It’s an experience not to be missed. ...

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