Yes, I do charge for guided walks and talks - at the very least to cover my expenses
and a bit for my time. A fee may be charged for professional consultations but simple
enquiries are welcomed at no cost. Charges typically start at £35 per event (walk
or talk). Rates are negotiable and partly depend on the amount of additional work
required in preparation. Please ask.
I do not set the costs charged by other organisations, who may include an additional
charge to cover their costs.
Insurance cover should be provided by the event organiser. I do not carry additional
insurance as the cost would make my fees prohibitively expensive. Potential hazards
during excursions will be identified but participants are really responsible for
their own safety.
Participants are advised to ensure that that they are appropriately insured for any
I will do my best to answer questions on local geology. Photographs should include
a scale and be of the highest resolution possible.