Meeting Reports: 2013-14

  • 11 October 2013, Presidential Address
    Dr Francis Toolis — James Clerk Maxwell: the man who changed everything and was then forgotten
  • 25 October 2013
    Patrick Laurie — Black Grouse and the Ever-changing Uplands
  • 8 November 2013
    Revd Dr Ann Shukman — Bishops and Covenanters: a Galloway Perspective
  • 22 November 2013
    Dr Dermot Kennedy — The Prehistoric Peopling of Scotland: origins, genes, cultures, environments
  • 13 December 2013, James Williams Lecture
    Professor Stuart K Munro, OBE, DUniv, FRSE (Scientific Director, Dynamic Earth) — Life on the Rocks
  • 17 January 2014
    Peter Norman (Biodiversity Officer, Dumfries and Galloway Council) — The Origins, Archaeology, History and Wildlife of the Lochar Moss
  • 31 January 2014
    David Dutton — A Nasty, Deplorable Little Incident in our Political Life: the sacking of the editor of the Dumfries Standard, 1957
  • 14 February 2014
    Elaine Kennedy — Maria Riddell — the Friend of Burns
  • 28 February 2014
    Brian Morrell (Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, Caerlaverock) — The Life and Times of Sir John Richardson, our Forgotten Local Hero: doctor, explorer, and naturalist
  • 14 March 2014
    Jim Johnson (Former Director of the Old Town Committee for Conservation and Renewal) — By Leaves We Live: some thoughts about the continuing relevace of Patrick Geddes
  • 12 April 2014
    Warren Bailie (GUARD Archaeology Limited) — Dunragit: the Prehistoric Heart of Galloway