DIARY for 2019

5-6 May

Salt Sunday

A Celebration of Salt

Salt of the Earth Network

With Bishop Keith Sinclair, Bishop of Birkenhead

12.30 - 5.00  Lion Salt Works, Northwich, Cheshire.

6-8 June

European Salt Mines Festival

Academy for Economic Science of Bucharest

Bucharest, Romania.

18-20 October

Annual Conference of the Geologists Association

Geological Resources in the North West: past present and future

Manchester University


DIARY for 2020

14 February

West Cumbria Archaeology Society

A Reappraisal of Salt Making in Cumbria

Allhallows Centre, Fletchertown

7.30pm   £3 non-members



Salt Making in Scotland


Brora, Sutherland

Our application to the Arts Humanity Research Council for a three year project to create a time line for salt making from 1500 across the whole of the country was not approved. Further applications are pending to other grant giving bodies. The bids are being compiled in partnership with Salford University and includes the Chemistry Department at York University as a partner.

Bishop Keith Sinclair, Bishop of Birkenhead, at the 2019 Salt Sunday event held at the Lion Salt Works Museum, 19 May, 2019.