20th September - 23rd September 1982
Dr E.M. Northcote
Dr A.E. Friday,
University Museum of Zoology,
From Mike Coates: (email 16/5/2006)
In the drive for complete accuracy, I felt that I should let you know
that I attended the 1982 meeting in Cambridge. It was my baptism of
- It was at Sydney (spelling?) Sussex College, and they did that funny routine with the curtains around Ollie Cromwell's portrait as they toasted the royals.
- Dave Norman had hair.
- John Long and Karen Lowney instructed me in the ways of dead fish.
- I received my (sacred & revered) copy of Joysey & Kemp: Studies in vertebrate evolution.