Emeritus Professor Sir Steve Sparks has been hugely influential in the fields of both volcanology and igneous petrology. He has published over 300 papers which have been cited more than 10,000 times. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1988 and a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union in 1998. We are delighted that he will be giving this talk to Monmouth u3a’s Science Group, the full details of which will follow.
Some group activities and meetings are held at Ty Price, St Thomas Community Hall, St Thomas’s Square. There is no off street parking here. The approach on foot is a gentle slope to double entrance doors. The ground floor of the building is fully accessible and there is a disabled toilet. The stairs to the first floor are wide and well-lit with a handrail on both sides, but there is no lift. There is a hearing induction system on the ground floor.