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Friday 4th January 2008

8.30 onwards: Registration – Tregenna Castle Hotel (registration forms here)

09:15 – 09:40 A new study of Pleistocene sediments along the North Devon Coast
C. Rolfe, A. Brown, P. Toms, S. Boreham and R. Scrivener

09:40 – 10:05 Some microscale analyses of periglacial aeolian sands in west Cornwall
Jasper Knight

10:05 – 10:30 An extension of the well-known Quaternary section at Godrevy, west Cornwall: Analysis and Review.
H.C.L. James

10:30 – 11:00 Morning Coffee/Tea

11:00 – 11:25 Towards a Middle-Late Pleistocene fluvial chronology for SW England: Recent work by the Palaeolithic Rivers of South West Britain Project
Laura Basell, Tony Brown, Philip Toms and Rob Hosfield

11:25 – 11:50 The water issue in Jersey : 1987 to 2007
John Renouf

11:50 – 12:15 Measurements of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon (PAH) bioaccessibility and their use in the assessment of Human Health Risk
Rod Smith, A.M. Robertson and C.J. Wachtel

12:15 – 12:40 Improving health and safety performance – research into leading indicators and management approaches in the minerals industry
Jon Bennett

12:45 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 14:25 The geology of Penlee Quarry: its impact on previous quarrying and future use
Peter Scott and Geoffrey Walton

14:25– 14:50 Geological controls on the failure mechanisms within the Black Ven Landslip, Lyme Regis, Dorset.
Ramues Gallois

14:50 – 15:15 Use of the observational technique in facilitating site demolition and the construction of a contiguous piled wall into the toe of a recently stabilized coastal landslip at Lyme Regis, Dorset
John Grimes, M. Crumplin and M. Burrows

15:15 – 15:45 Afternoon Coffee/Tea

15:45 – 16:10 Climate change, slope instability and necessary stabilization of the Access Road, Lundy Island, Bristol Channel
John Grimes and M. Burrows

16:10 – 16:35 Use of remote mapping techniques for rock mass characterisation
Xander P. Gwynn, John S. Coggan, Andy Wetherelt and Robert J. Pine

End of Conference


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