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Permian Rocks of Durham

Thursdays from 6 Oct, 10.30am-12.30pm.

Durham is famous for the variety of its Permian age rocks. On this 10-session course Derek Teasdale will help you explore desert dunes, fossil-rich marine fish-beds, reef limestones and much more as you learn about Durham’s geological story. 4 indoor sessions and 3 full outdoor days.

Indoor classes take place at the Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle NE2 4PT. Outdoor classes involve walking in the wider countryside (for further details click here).

Indoor classes on 6th, 13th October, 3rd and 17th Nov; Outdoors on 20th Oct, 10th Nov and 24th Nov. No class during half-term week (27th Oct).

Cost: £85 (concessions £70).