COVID–19 Staff information

The British Geological Survey (BGS) offices and facilities are now temporarily closed due to Covid-19.

For information from UKRI, including the UKRI Q&A document and policy information, go to

If you need to gain access to any of the BGS sites, or just need help and advice, please contact the following people with the first request for all sites to Karen Hanghøj.

  • BGS Keyworth: Gaynor Delaney, Mel Leng, Mike Stephenson, Pete Lyons Lewis.
  • BGS Edinburgh: Tracy Shimmield
  • BGS Wallingford: David MacDonald
  • BGS Belfast: Marie Cowan
  • BGS Cardiff: Alan Holden

Please contact your line manager or head of department if you need to record that you are self–isolating and copy in the business continuity team.

Government advice

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Working remotely

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Recording absence and well‐being support

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