Explore Extra - The Gateshead Glacier - speaker Derek Teasdale

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Joseph Swan Academy

Saltwell Road South

Gateshead

NE9 6LE

United Kingdom

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The Gateshead Glacier: How the Ice Age still shapes life today

Speaker - Derek Teasdale - glacial researcher, Fellow of the Geological Society of London and former Chair of the North Eastern Geological Society

Gateshead and Newcastle were once smothered in ice. The Team Valley was a lake with ice bergs. Learn how these events formed the world around us, and if the ice will return!

  • This event is suitable for all ages although under 18s will need to be accompanied by a ticket holder.

  • There will be FREE refreshments (tea, coffee & cake) provided by the Friends of Explore.

  • Free parking available on site.


Explore Lifelong Learning

This lecture is part of the Explore Lifelong Learning programme

  • Enjoyable learning in a friendly environment - improve your well-being and learn at the same time

  • Flexible - attend as much or as little as you like

  • Good value

Find the programme for the current / next season on our website here

Find out more about Explore in a new film introduced by our patron, John Grundy - click here to watch the short film.

John Grundy film still

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Saltwell Road South

Gateshead

NE9 6LE

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