Events

Walk along Ivel Valley

The walk will be a short 2.5 mile loop around Biggleswade Common. Looking at the landscape and geology of the River Ivel and the common.

April 22
10:30am

Dan Albone Memorial car park, Shortmead Street, Biggleswade, SG18 0BL

Visit to Warden Abbey vineyard

We will visit this small vineyard and learn not just about the wine growing of this area but also the geophysical exploration the volunteers have had done.

May
2pm

Warden Abbey Vineyard

Visit Stevington

This visit will take in some of the buildings, including the church, around Stevington.

June 16
2pm

Stevington Church

Install Wall of Geology

As part of the BGG’s commitment to the GCLP project we will be helping heritage experts to restore the church wall at Clophill’s Old St Mary’s Church including building a Wall of Geology interpretation.

July
10am

Old St Mary’s Church, Old Church Path, Clophill, MK45 4BP

Visit to public house

We will meet at the Stone Jug in Clophill and go for a short circular walk. This social event is a chance to catch up with other members for a drink and a chat, even a spot of lunch.

August 18
10:30am

The Stone Jug, 10 Back Street, Clophill, Bedford MK45 4BY

AGM

A chance to review our year’s work and events and catch up with other members. We will also include a walk to Husborne Crawley Church to view the only exposure of Upper Greensand - actual green sandstone!

September 23
2pm

Husborne Crawley Reading Room, Corner of School Lane and Turnpike Road, Husborne Crawley MK43 0XB

Updated 01 March 2018

Please note that walks may involve difficult terrain, steep slopes and uneven ground and may not be suitable for all. All field trips are weather dependent, so bear in mind that snow or heavy rain may lead to postponement. To cover some of our administrative costs there will a token collection ‘at the gate’ of £2 for non-members.

For reviews of our events read our newsletters, available on the Information page. You may also like to see further images of our events and other related pictures on the Gallery page.

For further information on forthcoming events click here to contact the Events Co-ordinator.