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President, Alan Boyle

162nd session

Message from the Editor (North West Geologist) Members who have an article to be considered for inclusion in the next edition of North West Geologist, or are thinking of writing an article for this publication, are asked to contact Graham Sherwood by email: g.j.sherwood@ljmu.ac.uk

As you will be aware, it will not be possible to hold

physical lectures during the 162nd session, 2020-21.

Chris Hunt has managed to persuade some of the lecturers to put on “zoom” lectures as a replacement. The draft sequence can be found on the meetings page. You will need to contact the organiser to get log-in information and a password. Details will be published nearer to the dates of the lectures. For obvious reasons we may need to alter the dates and topics, but will publish any amendments here. The next in the sequence is: 13th Oct Prof Chris Hunt, Liverpool John Moores University:

The two field excursions planned for October

have been postponed due to present Covid

19 restrictions.

Tuesday 27th October Extraordinary Meeting and Annual General Meeting These meeting will begin at 7.00 p.m. and will precede the lecture by Dr David McNamara. Agenda for the Extraordinary Meeting 1. Council propose the following modification to the LGS Constitution: 3. MEMBERSHIP OF THE SOCIETY 3.4 Each candidate for election as a Full Member or as a Student Member shall submit a completed application form to the Treasurer, with a cheque, cash or completed banker’s order form for their first Subscription. The name of the candidate shall then be shown as soon as practicable in a circular convening an Ordinary or Field Meeting, and an election shall take place at such meeting. Student Members may progress to become Full Members without re- election. Membership is not transferable to anyone else. 2. Election of Officers and Members of Council 2020/2021 The following are proposed by Council to be elected for the 2020/2021 Session: Officers of Council President AP Boyle, Vice President M Amlôt, Secretary ME Williams, Programme Secretary NC Hunt, Assistant Secretary GR Tresise, Treasurer GT Billington, Assistant Treasurer NC Hunt, Excursion Secretary G Gilchrist, Librarian WJ Iley, Editor (NW Geologist) G Sherwood, Archivist A Morgan, Publicity Officer S. Hurrell, Website Manager TJP Williams, Publications Sales Manager GT Billington. Ordinary Members of Council E Thompson, D Jones, A Clague, E Message, J Brinkley, R Leong Co-opted members Hilary Davies 3. Rates of Subscription for 2019/2020 The following annual subscription rates are proposed by Council for the 2020/2021 Session: Full members £15 Student members £5 Annual General Meeting This meeting will cover the Annual Report and Accounts for the period 1st July 2019 to 30th June 2020
© Liverpool Geological Society
Registered Charity No: 500067
Chirotherium storetonense Track © World Museum, Liverpool

162nd session

President, Alan Boyle

As you will be aware, it will not be

possible to hold physical lectures during

the 162nd session, 2020-21.

Chris Hunt has managed to persuade some of the lecturers to put on “zoom” lectures as a replacement. The draft sequence can be found on the meetings page. You will need to contact the organiser to get log-in information and a password. Details will be published nearer to the dates of the lectures. For obvious reasons we may need to alter the dates and topics, but will publish any amendments here. The next in the sequence is: 13th Oct Prof Chris Hunt, Liverpool John Moores University:

The two field excursions planned for October

have been postponed due to present Covid

19 restrictions.

Tuesday 27th October Extraordinary Meeting and Annual General Meeting These meeting will begin at 7.00 p.m. and will precede the lecture by Dr David McNamara. Agenda for the Extraordinary Meeting 1. Council propose the following modification to the LGS Constitution: 3. MEMBERSHIP OF THE SOCIETY 3.4 Each candidate for election as a Full Member or as a Student Member shall submit a completed application form to the Treasurer, with a cheque, cash or completed banker’s order form for their first Subscription. The name of the candidate shall then be shown as soon as practicable in a circular convening an Ordinary or Field Meeting, and an election shall take place at such meeting. Student Members may progress to become Full Members without re- election. Membership is not transferable to anyone else. 2. Election of Officers and Members of Council 2020/2021 The following are proposed by Council to be elected for the 2020/2021 Session: Officers of Council President AP Boyle, Vice President M Amlôt, Secretary ME Williams, Programme Secretary NC Hunt, Assistant Secretary GR Tresise, Treasurer GT Billington, Assistant Treasurer NC Hunt, Excursion Secretary G Gilchrist, Librarian WJ Iley, Editor (NW Geologist) G Sherwood, Archivist A Morgan, Publicity Officer S. Hurrell, Website Manager TJP Williams, Publications Sales Manager GT Billington. Ordinary Members of Council E Thompson, D Jones, A Clague, E Message, J Brinkley, R Leong Co-opted members Hilary Davies 3. Rates of Subscription for 2019/2020 The following annual subscription rates are proposed by Council for the 2020/2021 Session: Full members £15 Student members £5 Annual General Meeting This meeting will cover the Annual Report and Accounts for the period 1st July 2019 to 30th June 2020