SUMMER PROGRAMME 2021 Saturday 31st July. KILLARD POINT (Area of Special Scientific Interest and National Nature Reserve). 10:30 am at layby Mill Quarter Bay, north of Killard Point. Geog: 54.320475N 5.542925W OSGR: J 599 441 Heallth & Safety notice: uneven ground, slippery rocks, open water, falling rocks. walk of around 5km maximum – appropriate outdoor clothing & footwear. Leader: Dr. Michael Dempster Earth Science & Heritage Officer Biodiversity and Conservation Science Northern Ireland Environment Agency Saturday 14th August 2021 BLACKHEAD COASTAL PATH Whitehead, Co. Antrim 10:30 am at seafront car park, Whitehead (appears as Old Castle Road on Google Maps) 54.756145N -5.7030845W OSGR: J 479 922 Health & Safety notice: we will be sticking to the path with a few ventures on to the beach. Please wear appropriate outdoor clothing & footwear. Walk is approx 4km (return trip). We will not be walking up to the lighthouse but folk are of course free to do that when we finish the excursion at Blackhead. Steep steps. Leader: Ian Enlander IMPORTANT.  There’s a limit of 20 on the number attending this field trip. If you wish to come, it’s essential that you book with the Hon. Secretary at He’ll be sending out an invitation email to members nearer the event.  If you’ve booked but find that you can’t come we’d be very obliged if you could let the Hon Secretary know so that he can re-allocate your place as he may have a waiting list. COVID.  We suggest that you bring a mask and hand gel and of course don’t come if you feel unwell. But we suspect everybody knows this by now! back to top Home NEWS Winter Summer Links Resources Archive About Contact Galleries