Nine Wells designated as Local Geological Site

Nine Wells Local Nature Reserve is now (February 2017) a Local Geological Site. This designation highlights its geological value for scientific, educational, historical and/or aesthetic reasons. As well as being the source of Hobson’s Conduit, the chalk springs at...
Read More

Monthly talks

All are welcome to our monthly talks which cover a range of topics and are aimed at those with a general interest in geology and landscape, as well as those with a more specific interest or a geological background. The talks are held in Cambridge, on the 2nd Monday of...
Read More

East Pit, Cherry Hinton designated as Local Geological Site

East Pit, a disused chalk quarry within the city of Cambridge, was designated as a Local Geological Site in February 2016. This highlights its geological value for scientific, educational, historical and aesthetic reasons. East Pit is one of three, once economically...
Read More

A walk on the wild side in the Fens

The Last of the Meres Trail is a new walking trail that guides you through the fenland landscape of northern Cambridgeshire. The trail has been developed as part of The Great Fen, a project to restore one of Cambridgeshire’s most iconic landscapes. The area that...
Read More

Events

Talks programme September 16 to February 17 now published
view programme

Local landscapes

The Fens

explore

Membership

Become a member to have free entry to all of our talks
join us

Local sites

Chalk cliff East Pit

visit

Newsletter

Contact us to receive a free copy of our newsletters
subscribe

The Fen Edge Trail

Mare Fen, Swavesey

walk

The Cambridgeshire Geological Society promotes interest in the geologyof Cambridgeshire, the UK and worldwide.

read more

© Cambridgeshire Geological Society