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We have teamed up with UKAFH, the UK’s number one amateur fossil hunting society. Together, we offer events all around the UK, a free digital magazine and regular mailing lists. Paid members benefits include 10% UKGE discount, special events, and free copies of our glossy rock and fossil magazine ‘Deposits’.

Full events calendar

Location When Summary Description
Wyke Regis, Weymouth, Weymouth, Dorset DT4, UK October 2, 2016 UKAFH - The fleet, Wyke Regis, Dorset An excursion along The Fleet, at Weymouth, Dorset.
Fowlmead, Kent October 9, 2016 UKAFH GOLD - Fossil Hunt to Betteshanger Formally known as Fowlmead in kent. Highly recommended!!, It’s a great site for abundant Carboniferous plants, found in the Coal Measures of Kent’s former Betteshanger Colliery. http://www.ukafh.com
Faringdon October 16, 2016 UKAFH - Wicklesham Quarry in Faringdon UKAFH have secured an exclusive! We have acquired sole access on Sunday 16th October 2016 to Wickelsham Quarry, to search in the Sponge Gravel, for the excellent sponges that are found here in the Lower Greensand. The Gravels consists of fossils and fossil fragments set in a sandy matrix. Whilst most of the fossils are…
The Fleet, Wyke Regis Dorset, UK November 2, 2016 UKAFH - Fossil Hunt in Wyke Regis a hunt along the Fleet lagoon of west Dorset, with opportunities to find fossils from the Kimmeridge Clay, including ammonites, belemnites, oysters, serpula, various bivalves and gastropods and marine reptile remains.
Wren’s Nest, Dudley, West Midlands, UK November 13, 2016 UKAFH - Fossil Hunt to Wren's Nest The Wren’s Nest National Nature Reserve is a fantastic location for Silurian fossils. Trilobites, brachiopods, corals, crinoids, bryozoans, cephalopods and worm tubes can all be expected and easy to find.
Emmanuel Church Hall, Hadlow Road, Sidcup, DA14 4AA November 19, 2016 at 10:00 am – 11:00 am Sidcup Lapidary & Mineral Society Show For more information on the Sidcup Lapidary Show, please see http://www.sidcuplapminsoc.org.uk
Finchley, London, N12 7NN, United Kingdom November 26, 2016 at 10:00 am – 3:00 pm North London Mineral, Gem & Fossil Show. New Name, New Venue! Trinity Church, Nether St. Finchley, London. £2 entry + Accompanied children free.Local car parking + public transport links. For details visit: http://www.amgeosoc.wordpress.com
Exeter Hall, Kidlington, north Oxford, OX5 1AB November 27, 2016 at 10:30 am – 4:00 pm Oxford Mineral Fossil Show The Oxford Mineral Fossil Shows take place five times each year and enable collectors to purchase top quality mineral and fossil specimens to add to their collections. The Shows are free to visitors after 10.30am.
West Runton, Norfolk, UK December 4, 2016 UKAFH - West Runton Norfolk Hunt This is the location of the famous West Runton Elephant. In the West Runton freshwater beds, mammal, fish remains and freshwater shells all can be found. And in the chalk on the foreshore have echinoids and sponges are common.
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