York Festival of Ideas 2015
The York Festival of Ideas runs 9-21 June
“Secrets and Discoveries” See festival website for full lineup of events:
Geological Map for Museum Gardens
Funding target reached!
Read progress report
York Art Gallery (YMT) reopens on Yorkshire Day, see yorkartgallery.org.uk/
Volunteer with the Yorkshire Gardens Trust researching Selby landscape Click for details
YPS AGM: 6.45 Tuesday 9 June, followed by lecture “Waterloo: an iconic battle?”
Lodge opening times
The Lodge will be closed
Welcome to the Yorkshire Philosophical Society
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Spurn point takes shape in pebbles
Designer Jeanette Ireland is making good progress on pre-fabricating the blocks which will fit together to make the Geological Map which will be installed in Museum Gardens. Her latest photo shows Spurn Point and the mouth of the Humber, and …