At the 2016 AGM in Bristol it was announced that the recipient of the 11th Brighton Medal is Graham Worton, Dudley Museum and Art Gallery.

Outgoing chair Giles Miller cited the following as the most compelling reasons for his choice;

  • 35 year association as volunteer, professional geologist and keeper
  • 17 years as Keeper of Geology
  • Currently Museum Manager
  • Lead on Geopark application project
  • Overseeing move of collections from their traditional home

A full citation will be published in the Geological Curator in due course. You can read more about the The A G Brighton Medal at this page.