Younger Members' Committee events

A Traveller’s Life: Eric Newby

A first opportunity to see original archive material, photographs and artefacts from the Society’s newly accessioned Eric Newby Collection.

Christmas quiz

Come one and all to test your general and geographical knowledge at a festive quiz!

Geographical journeys: microlectures

An evening packed with tales of adventure and discovery to entertain and inspire.

Take a look at our previous microlectures

Paddleboarding around Langkawi to find Crusoe - Daniel Wynn

Daniel goes in search of the castaway experience in an archipelago of 99 islands. Without support, and increasingly without water, he finds it.

Greenland to Canada: The Haig-Thomas Expedition 2015 - Alec Greenwell

Retracing the steps of the 1938 Haig-Thomas British Arctic Expedition, Alec observed how the social and environmental factors affecting the region have changed over the last eight decades.

Cheese pies and grandmothers: adventures in Georgia - Lucy Alliott

Travelling across a country with a 33-letter alphabet and the highest mountain range in Europe has its fair share of obstacles. Grab a glass of chacha and say supra!

Standing up for river science: paddle boarding the Thames - Michelle Ellison and Mel Joe

Paddle boarding the length of the Thames, Michelle and Mel tested the water quality, raising awareness about the health of the river and inspiring others to give paddle boarding a go.