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Welsh Slate
12 June 2017

Covering a wide mix of geology including limestone, slate, sand, granite and gravel and the original home of the Institute of Quarrying, North Wales is a hugely significant region for the...

Mountsorrel quarry
26 May 2017

Home to some of the country's largest and most productive rock quarries, a scattering of beautiful restored sites, and the Institute of Quarrying’s headquarters, the Midlands is a hotbed of...

Magheramorne Quarry
18 April 2017

Northern Ireland is one of the most diverse geological areas in the world for its size. The province has Lough Neagh at its centre with various rivers flowing into and out of it, the Upper and...

Hillhead exhibition
07 March 2017

Home to an abundance of geological features, a rich history, and the internationally renowned Hillhead exhibition, Derbyshire boasts a thriving quarrying community that attracts visitors from all...


Our branch network is the backbone of the Institute

Run entirely by passionate volunteers, our branch network is a major benefit to members. The local branches run events on behalf of the members to share knowledge, network and socialise. 

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